LAUNCH CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
25th of July 2022
We are looking for digital solutions for the financial inclusion of women in LATAM and the Caribbean
The Development Bank of Latin America - CAF organizes the fourth edition of the Financial Inclusion Lab (LIF 2022) with the aim of supporting technological solutions that improve the financial inclusion of small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) with the participation of women in Latin America and the Caribbean. This year's edition has 80 partners from CAF member countries in the public and private sectors.
MEXICO · FINTECH
Investment platform that supports women in their financial journey from financial planning to investment.
COLOMBIA · LOGISTICS
Home beauty products and services app that offers independence to beauty professionals.
COLOMBIA · AGRICULTURE
We make it possible to provide loans to small farmers and micro-entrepreneurs.
BRAZIL · FINTECH
Our goal is to deeply understand the behavior of our audience to prevent default and develop predictive credit risk models against sex and gender bias and improve women's access to financial services.
COLOMBIA · FINTECH
PrimerCloud connects women-led businesses with philanthropic funds to finance their projects within minutes.
COLOMBIA · FINTECH
Community-based financial empowerment platform for women entrepreneurs in LATAM.
BOLIVIA · EDTECH
We are a community to financially include women entrepreneurs by providing them with visibility, funding and knowledge through an AI-powered platform.
ECUADOR/MEXICO · FINTECH
Eradicate gender-based violence by promoting female empowerment through comprehensive wellness and financial protection.
ECUADOR · FINTECH
We are Mujeres WOW, a crowdfunding platform to finance women-led businesses.
This year the LIF CAF focuses in three areas:
Ready to grow?
Remember that you have until September 9th to send the form completely and be part of the CAF 2022 Financial Inclusion Lab.
Prizes for the 10 winners of the LIF 2022:
Prizes for the finalists of the LIF 2022:
Prizes for all LIF 2022 participants:
CAF - Development Bank of Latin America
The mission of CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, is to promote sustainable development and regional integration by means of financing projects in the public and private sectors, providing technical cooperation, and other specialized services. Created in 1970, it is made up of 19 countries, 17 Latin American and Caribbean, together with Spain and Portugal, and 13 private banks, it is one of the main sources of multilateral financing and an important generator of knowledge for the region.MORE DETAILS
Seedstars is a Swiss-based group with the mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through technology and entrepreneurship, with a particular focus on the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN. Seedstars connects stakeholders, builds companies from scratch with public and private partners and invests in high-growth ventures within these ecosystems. Seedstars aims at fostering impact investing and impact entrepreneurship over the world. Through different activities, that range from venture scouting, events organization to company building and entrepreneurial education programs.MORE DETAILS
LATIN AMERICA •
Call for applications for the Financial Inclusion Lab 2022 powered by the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF)
CAF - Development Bank of Latin America- is organizing the fourth edition of the Financial Inclusion Lab (LIF 2022) focused on finding digital solutions for the financial inclusion of women.