Cécile Pochet

Policy Officer, South Asia Regional Department at AFD

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Prior to joining AFD’s South Asia regional office, based in New Delhi, Cécile Pochet has worked in the fields of microfinance, sustainable investment and development financing.

Cécile holds a Master degree in Finance from Sciences Po Paris, and a double Bachelor degree from Sciences Po Paris and Paris 1-Panthéon Sorbonne (in Social Sciences, Economics and Applied Maths)

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Remittances are growing in South Asia despite Covid-19

International remittances play a major role for economic development in South Asia, with most inflows originating in Gulf countries. The latter economies have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, but this has had, for most South Asian countries, little impact on the growing volumes of hard currency being sent home – for how long?


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