Electrical Student, Jean Louis Thomas writes a text message to a friend downtown Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, June 5, 2010.

Accelerating The Shift to Digital PaymentsThe Better Than Cash Alliance provides expertise in the transition to digital payments to achieve the goals of empowering people and growing emerging economies. The Alliance has 19 members.

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For GovernmentsElectronic payments advance financial inclusion and cost savings while giving governments a more efficient, transparent and secure means of disbursing benefits such as salaries, pensions and social welfare stipends.

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For the Development CommunityWhen using cash, shifting humanitarian aid and emergency relief to electronic payments creates lasting benefits for people, communities and economies and is more transparent and efficient.

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For the Private SectorThe private sector can reduce many of the costs related to hard currency payments surrounding payroll and supplier payments while increasing transparency and efficiency.

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Republic of Rwanda
Women's World Banking
Catholic Relief Services
WSBI
MasterCard
MEDA
Grameen Foundation
ACDI/VOCA
Government of Afghanistan
Republic of Kenya
Republic of Malawi
Republic of Peru