The creation of AFR was based on the premise that a sound and growing financial sector is essential to underpinning Rwanda’s ambitious development targets. During its first five years of operation (2010-2015), AFR in partnership with different institutions implemented interventions that enabled close to 1,000,000 Rwandans to access and use financial services and during the second phase (2016-2020) AFR in partnership with the public and private sector implemented interventions that enabled around 2.5 M Rwandans to access and use financial services.
Key micro-level achievements have included:
Key meso-level achievements have included:
At the macro level, AFR supported the development of key government policies and strategies as follows :