The objective of the Pathways to Enhancing Financial Inclusion (PEFI) project is to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals in India. PEFI will accomplish this mission by providing support to NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog, the policy think tank of the Government of India.
MSC has been working to enhance the status of six selected indicators of financial inclusion in 27 aspirational districts across eight states in India. The project involved stationing financial inclusion coordinators in each district. These coordinators have been working with the existing government and banking machinery to support, develop, and customize models of financial inclusion to achieve the following objectives: