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Inclusion through action
We are building a more connected world where everyone has equal access to a better life. That's why we committed to bringing 1 billion formerly excluded people into the digital economy by 2025.
We believe each person within Mastercard is critical to powering the digital payments ecosystem. Here are the stories of how our people are propelling innovation and fostering inclusion at work, in their own communities and around the world.
Cities are the beating hearts of nations. They are the places where people and cultures collide, expanding perspectives, powering creativity and generating new opportunities. Only by leveraging the superpower of collaboration can we ensure those opportunities are available to everyone.
Small business is the connective tissue of our global economy, accounting for 90% of all business and employing roughly 70 percent of the world’s workers. So it comes as no surprise that as the impact of coronavirus has swept across the globe, we have felt their absence profoundly.
Digital currencies hold potential to transform commerce and propel financial inclusion. Mastercard’s cryptocurrency perspectives, research and partnerships can make this possible.
From building the future of commerce with blockchain-powered solutions to addressing the needs of the underbanked and beyond, Mastercard helps fintechs accelerate the way they change the world.
This is a reset moment that demands the business community unleash the full strength of its resources and networks to create a healthier, more equitable world with a digital economy that works for everyone.
Closing the racial wealth gap
We are helping close the racial wealth and opportunity gap for black communities across America. As a part of our journey to build an economy that works for everyone, everywhere, we are investing $500M in Black communities over the next five years.
5G will not only deliver higher speeds, lower latency and greater connectivity. It will spur invention, innovation and ultimately inclusion, changing how we shop, sell, interact and exchange and reshaping the digital economy of tomorrow.