As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to ravage economies around the world, our member FSD Kenya is steering forward to measure the economic impact of the situation on low-income Kenyans and smaller businesses. As a significant institution in the region, their efforts play a pivotal role in helping the financial sector develop policies and solutions that support low-income households and small businesses in their struggle to stay afloat under the current circumstances.
They’ve worked hard to gather and publish data that will help in targeting and tracking impacts of the response to COVID-19 on the economy, the financial sector, and people's financial lives and resilience. The data covers various segments such as economic impact, the banking sector, employment tracking, household vulnerability, and vulnerable populations. You'll also find a summary analysis of key economic indicators including production, import and exports, and consumption in Kenya.
To stay informed of the impact of COVID-19 on the financial situation, visit their website here.