The following meeting of Albanian Network of Financial Education (ANFE) was organized on 24th of February 2021. This organization is created on voluntary basis and is initiated on 2018 with the support of the Albanian Securities Exchange (ALSE) and a wide group of organizations representing various financial sectors such as banking, microfinance, insurance, investment and pension sector etc.
ANFE holds periodical meetings almost 4 times a year where various initiatives are discussed aiming the increase of financial inclusion and the focus to the importance of public financial education.
On the 10th meeting, in addition to the usual participants, jointed also the First Deputy Governor of Bank of Albania, Ms. Luljeta Minxhozi, who informed the participants regarding the latest initiative undertaken by The National Committee of Financial Education (KKEF), an entity where participate the Bank of Albania, the Albanian Financial Supervisory Authority, the ministry of Education, Youth and Sports and The Ministry of Finance and Economy. Ms. Minxhozi explained that KKEF decided to compile the “Strategy for Financial Education in Albania”. Moreover, KKEF has appointed Bank of Albania as the coordinator for the process of harmonizing the work to prepare in time and with quality this document which is very important for the development of domestic financial market.
According to Bank of Albania, the inclusion of all the groups of interest which represents various sectors of the financial market, is an important element to make this strategy more efficient and inclusive in the domestic market. As far as the contribution of this strategic document concerns, ANFE members were very supportive with all their expertise and human resources.
Furthermore, Albanian Network of Financial Education continued the meeting with other topics according to the agenda.