JoPACC honors Injaz as DFS 2022 champion

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Jordan Payments and Clearing Systems Company and Injaz officials shake hands. (Photo: Injaz)
AMMAN — The Jordan Payments and Clearing Systems Company (JoPACC) recognized Injaz as the 2022 Digital Financial Services (DFC) champion, according to an Injaz statement.اضافة اعلان

The DFS Champions Program aims to recognize and honor the individuals and institutions pioneering change across the financial sector, who contribute to expanding the acceptance and use of digital financial services.

The champions are nominated by stakeholders in the financial sector, after which an evaluation conducted by a JoPACC team, determine the candidate chosen for that year.

JoPACC, represented by its CEO, Maha Al-Baho, while Injaz, was represented by its CEO, Deema Bibi.

Injaz said it was a “leader in raising financial literacy, especially in the realm of DFS, for school students, university students, community colleges, and youth centers by conducting educational programs and courses for them”.

“Injaz is also credited with the achievement of introducing the national financial literacy curriculum in collaboration with the Central Bank of Jordan and the Ministry of Education, which was mainstreamed in schools as a subject taught to students from the 7th to the 12th grade,” the statement said.

It said Baho praised the entrepreneurial role Injaz has played in “enforcing the teaching of life skills at an early age and expanding the horizons of the educational process to include practical elements, which shall equip youth to lead their lives and make decisions in a responsible and informed manner”.

Bibi commended JoPACC’s efforts in “promoting financial awareness in Jordan and also affirmed Injaz’s belief in the importance of financial awareness and education from a young age”.

The statement said both entities also agreed to “intensify their efforts to enhance awareness of core financial concepts by holding joint training sessions and building financial awareness programs, which aim towards enhancing the levels of financial inclusion across the Kingdom”.

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