Financial Debate held to mark Global Money Week

Participants of the MMA Global Money Week Financial Debate on 30th March 2019. (Photo/MMA)

Financial Debate (Maalee Bahus) of Global Money Week to create awareness of Finance was held last Saturday night.

Maldives Monetary Authority collaborated with Dhivehi Bahuge Academy (Academy of Dhivehi Language) to hold the “Maalee Bahus”.

The teams for the debate were chosen by the Dhivehi Bahuge Academy.

The topic chosen for the debate was “parents and teachers have the power to play a key role in encouraging the practice of saving for the future in the Maldivian community”.

High profile individuals of Financial Sector and Students went to spectate the debate.

State Minister for Education, Fathmath Naseer was the Guest of Honor of the event.

MMA has planned an array of activities all around the country to mark the Global Money Week.

Global Money Week is an annual financial awareness campaign designed to inspire children and youth to learn about money matters, livelihoods and entrepreneurship, initiated by the Children and Youth Finance International (CYFI).