• Photo: IDRC/James Rodriguez

    Teresa de Jesus Palacios, 42, a beneficiary of Mexico’s Prospera project, checks her mobile phone on her porch in Tres Picos in the state of Chiapas. A new branch of the project, called Prospera Digital, aims to make Prospera benefit payments to women such as de Jesus Palacios more efficient by using mobile e-banking. (Photo: IDRC/James Rodriguez)

In Mexico, the Prospera Digital e-banking program aims to open a whole new world to the country’s low-income families.  Part of an ongoing series of stories about innovative projects in the developing world, a partnership between the International Development Research Centre and Canadian Geographic.

Visit the Charting Change website to read “Mexico’s digital money revolution.”