Resources

Technical Summaries: A Range of Agricultural Finance Products

We are delighted to share with you four new knowledge notes focused on the technical specificities of a range of agricultural finance products. The purpose of these notes is to share, in a brief technical but readily accessible manner, details of...

Financing Youth Entrepreneurship: Technical Note

In this short technical note Nii Simmonds, the founder and program director of Incubating Youth and Entrepreneurs in African Agribusiness at DAIN Network, considers the challenges, and opportunities, facing banks and other financial institutions...

Financing Youth Entrepreneurship Tech Note - Nii Simmonds.pdf

Warehouse Receipt Systems: World Bank Reform Initiatives in Africa

This presentation was given during an AgriFin webinar featuring initiatives supported by the World Bank to reform warehouse receipt systems in Africa. The speaker, Mr. Jean Saint-Geours, economist at the International Finance Corporation (IFC)...

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Using Innovative Mechanisms & Technology to enable flow of funds to small holder farms

This presentation was delivered by Michael Andrade, Agribusiness Head, HDFC Bank, India at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015.  Mr. Andrade shared how HDFC developed their innovative approach to the financing of dairy farmers through the...

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Crédit Mutuel du Sénégal: Project Results & Lessons

AgriFin (June 2015) | The following note summarizes key results and lessons from AgriFin's project with Crédit Mutuel du Sénégal (CMS), aimed at strengthening the agricultural finance portfolio of CMS. Project Overview The Crédit Mutuel du Sénégal (...

1520648_AgriFin_Results_CMS.pdf

Agricultural Finance at the Frontier: What Can Financial Institutions Learn from Root Capital?

This is a webinar presentation featuring innovative agriculture finance practices of Root Capital, a nonprofit social investment fund that lends capital, delivers financial training, and strengthens market connections for small and growing...

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Agri Value Chain Finance Guide for Small Holder Farmers

Developed in partnership with HBL, Pakistan, HDFC, India and Bankaool, Mexico, HDFC demonstrates the New Value Chain 'How-to' Guide and its use to implement cohesive value chain financing programs in these countries and sectors. This presentation...

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