Resources

Risk and Finance in the Coffee Sector

March 2015 | Risk and Finance in the Coffee Sector: A Compendium of Case Studies Related to Improving Risk Management and Access to Finance in the Coffee Sector, Washington D.C: World Bank. A recent World Bank discussion paper examines the risk...

Welcome from the World Bank Group - AgriFin: Financing Agriculture Forum 2015

This presentation was delivered by Kilara suit, Technical Specialist - AgriFin-World Bank, Washington, DC at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015.  Aims  Increase access to financial services for farmers and agribusinesses by focusing...

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An Analysis of Credit Scoring for Agricultural Loans in Thailand

The following is a summary of An Analysis of Credit Scoring for Agricultural Loans in Thailand written by Visit Limsombunchai, Christopher Gan and Minsoo Lee, published by Science Publications in 2005. The purpose of the summarized study is to...

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Scaling up Agricultural Finance

This presentation was delivered by George Odhiambo, Head of Business Development & Client Services, Kenya Commerical Bank - Rwanda at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015. Can Small Scale farmers be financed  on commercial basis by a...

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Warehouse Receipt Financing: The Experience of Access Bank Madagascar

A warehouse receipt financing system is a mechanism that allows the use of commodities as collateral to secure loans. In a typical warehouse receipt financing approach, a farmer stores commodities at a certified independent warehouse. In this...

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Reaching Smallholders through Value Chain Financing: Sorghum - a Case Study

This presentation was delivered by Barbara Ghansah, Senior Loan Officer Anglophone West Africa - Root Capital  at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015. Root Capital demonstrated how, though the use of value chain financing arrangements,...

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Amret - Cambodia: Project Results & Lessons

AgriFin (February 2015) | The following note summarizes key results and lessons from AgriFin's project with Amret Microfinance Institution in Cambodia, aimed at strengthening the agricultural finance portfolio of Amret.   Amret Project Overview The...

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