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The latest news on the African Inclusive Finance Week 


SAM 2023
07 May 2024

Call for applications to host SAM 2025

In partnership with the Luxembourgish Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, Defence, Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade (MFA) and the MAIN network (Microfinance African Institutions Network) based in Togo, ADA (Appui au développement autonome) is launching a call for applications for host countries for the next edition of the African Inclusive Finance Week (SAM) in October 2025.

Registrations at SAM until 10 October 2023
30 September 2023

SAM registrations open until 10 October 2023

SAM registrations remain possible until 10 October.

The co-organisers of SAM 2023: Laura Foschi – Executive Director of ADA, Mazamesso Assih – Togo's Minister for Financial Inclusion, and Yombo Odanou – President of the MAIN network.
24 March 2023

The organisers of the 6th edition of SAM officially begin preparations in Lomé 

Togo will host this year's African Microfinance Week (SAM) from 16-20 October. In February, The Togolese Ministry for Financial Inclusion, MAIN (Microfinance African Institutions Network) and ADA met in the heart of the capital Lomé to lay the groundwork for the event's launch.

SAM 2023
29 November 2022

Where will SAM 2023 take place?

The next edition of the African Microfinance Week will take place in October 2023. But where? Watch the video to find out...

28 September 2022

SAM at Financial Inclusion Week 2022 - Join our session on the role of inclusive finance in Africa in the context of the food and climate crisis

In preparation for the next edition of the SAM in 2023, the organisers of SAM are hosting a panel on the role of inclusive finance in Africa at the Financial Inclusion Week 2022.