André Leliveld: We see that you cannot just push technology from the 'outside'. You need local knowledge and skills to embed the product. Innovation does not take place in a vacuum. If the context is not taken into account, it will not succeed (Joost van Egmond, Trouw, 21 maart 2016)
On Monday 21 March Dutch national newspaper 'Trouw' published an interview with CFIA researchers André Leliveld and Iva Peša. They spoke about the influence of mobile money services in African economies. Read the full article (in Dutch) here.