MAP International: Technology provider for branchless banking in Uganda
This case study introduces MAP International. MAP International is a New York-based financial services provider with local headquarters in Kampala, Uganda. It seeks to improve access to financial services to the under-banked population. The motivation to increase access to financial services was based on MAP’s appreciation of the life-changing impact that giving financial access to the unbanked and under-banked can have, including: economic empowerment, employment generation and enterprise creation thereby addressing one of the root causes of poverty.