Uzbekistan flag2015 Uzbekistan Global Money Week

LEADING ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Central Bank of Uzbekistan
  • National Association of Microfinance Organizations
  • Joint Stock Commercial Bank “Hamkorbank”
  • Center for Economic Development Uzbekistan

PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Schools

NUMBER OF CHILDREN REACHED DIRECTLY:

  • 400

NUMBER OF CHILDREN REACHED INDIRECTLY:

  • 400

Global Money Week in Uzbekistan was celebrated for the first time in 2015. This coincided with the Bank Expo 2015, the annual national exhibition of banking services, technologies and equipment in the capital city of Tashkent. The expo was held on 12-13 March with the support of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan and in partnership with the Association of Banks of Uzbekistan and the Association of Enterprises and Organizations of Information Technologies of Uzbekistan. Commercial bank JSCB Hamkorbank presented Global Money Week during the press conference on the opening day of the Bank Expo. More than 150 youth participated in many educational activities about savings and use of banking products and services.

On 17 March, JSCB Hamkorbank organized a large open seminar for more than 200 youth participants in Andijan. The seminar provided the participants information about GMW campaign and the need for financial literacy. Information about financial and banking instruments and products was also shared.