The Davos Agenda 2021

Remittances are key to the recovery in developing countries

Remittances fund spending on essentials. Image: REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Hikmet Ersek

Special Advisor to the Board of Directors, Western Union

Share:

The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Economic Progress is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale

Stay up to date:

The Davos Agenda 2021

Have you read?

Remittances are the largest external capital source in developing economies. Image: Western Union
Discover

What is the World Economic Forum doing to manage emerging risks from COVID-19?

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:

The Davos Agenda 2021Economic ProgressCorporate GovernanceFinancial and Monetary Systems

Share:

Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Here’s where (and how) you are most likely to catch COVID-19 as per a new study
About Us
Events
Media
Partners & Members
Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2022 World Economic Forum