2016 Solomon Islands Money Week
- Participating Organizations:
- Central Bank of Solomon Islands
- Date of events:
- 16th - 18th of March
- Number of children reached:
Global Money Week will be celebrated for the first time in the Solomon Islands through the initiative of the Central Bank of Solomon Islands. Starting small this year, the Central Bank of Solomon Islands aims to highlight the importance for young people in the Solomon Islands to develop their interest to learn more about financial literacy, improve their attitude towards finances and encourage them to save.
With this as the objective, the Central Bank of Solomon Islands will launch multiple visits to various schools by officials from the Central Bank to inspire young people by showcasing the improtance of saving and what having a positive attitude towards starting young and being smart with their finances could contribute to a better future for themselves. The interactive sessions will be organized to include both class sessions and inter-class interaction with the participating schools.