Post an aggressive Digital India push by the Union Government, Financial Inclusion has come to be recognized as the most avowed objective cutting across diverse stakeholders. One of the largest electronic media channels of the country, CNBC-TV 18 has identified Financial Inclusion as a key focus area. In its 5th Edition of The Financial Inclusion Agenda in New Delhi, CNBC in partnership with Union Bank recognized and honored business leaders & social foundations for their commendable contribution in the Financial Inclusion space.
On this occasion, Grameen Foundation India was recognized for – Fostering Financial Inclusion Through Strategic Collaboration for its strategic partnership with Sonata and Oxigen.
Prabhat Labh accepted the award from Shiv Pratap Shukla, Hon’ble Minister of State, Finance Ministry and Mr. R Gandhi, Former Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of India. Present on this occasion were representatives from the Finance Ministry, Banks (public & private sector), NBFCs, NABARD, Microfinance Institutions, Telecom Players, Technology Providers and Corporate India.