List of abbreviations

 

AML

Anti-Money Laundering

APC

Association for Progressive Communications

ATI

Access to Information

BBVA

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria

BCC

Behaviour Change Communication

BCs

Banking Correspondents

BISP

Benazir Income Support Program

CARE

Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere

CBO

Community Based Organisations

CERT

Computer Emergency Readiness Team

CFT

Countering Financial Terrorism

CNIC

Computerized National Identity Cards

CSO

Civil Society Organisations

FATF

Financial Action Task Force

FGD

Focus Group Discussion

FIR

First Information Report

G2P

Government to Person

GSMA

GSM Association

HDI

Human Development Index

HRMIS

Human Resource Management Information System

ICT

Information and Communication Technologies

IEC

Information, Education, Communication

IFMIS

Integrated Financial Management System

ILO

International Labour Organization

IPR

Intellectual Property Rights

ITES

Information Technology Enabled Services

ITU

International Telecommunication Union

KYC

Know your customer

LFPR

Labor Force Participation Rates

LPG

Liquified Petroleum Gas

M&E

Monitoring & Evaluation

MFI

Micro Finance Institutions

MNO

Mobile Network Operators

MOOC

Massive Open Online Course

MSME

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

MVNO

Mobile Virtual Network Operators

PAD

Project Appraisal Document

PoS

Point of Sale

PPP

Public Private Partnership

QoS

Quality of Service

RTI

Right to information

RTT

Round Trip Time

STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

TTL

Task Team Leaders

UNCTAD

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development 

USAF

Universal Service Access Fund

USAID

United States Agency for International Development

VAT

Value Added Tax

VAW

Violence against Women

VOIP

Voice over Internet Protocol