ODI and Comic Relief brought together key people from the world of banking, money transfers and politics (UK and African) for an event on the huge cost to Sub-Saharan Africa of high money transfer fees. Read the story of the event.
And how far can they address broader goals of equity, social justice and empowerment? Researchers from around the world discuss evidence from the field.
What's the real value of private giving, who are the current funders and do they hold the answer to future humanitarian financing? Join us as we weigh up the benefits in comparison to other sources of funding.