Resources

Catalyzing Smallholder Agricultural Finance

AgriFin (May 2013) | The following is a summary of Catalyzing Smallholder Agricultural Finance published by Dalberg Global Development Advisors in September 2012. Upward global demographic trends, coupled with the growth of the middle class, have...

Financing the Working Capital of Agricultural Enterprises: RCPB Experience

This presentation was delivered by Aoua Sawadago from RCPB at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation illustrates financing requirements and constraints for agricultural small and medium enterprises in Burkina Faso. It...

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Centenary Bank AgriFinance Experience

This presentation was delivered by Abdul Kyanika from Centenary Bank at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation outlines Centenary’s Bank involvement and performance in agricultural lending in Uganda. The presentation also...

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Growing Africa: Unlocking the Potential of Agribusiness

This presentation was given during a webinar on July 31, 2013 by Tugba Gurcanlar, Trade Specialist at the World Bank and Habil Olaka, Chief Executive Officer of Kenya Bankers Association.The speakers discussed growing market opportunities and...

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HNB’s Micro Agri-Lending in Rural Sri Lanka

This presentation was delivered by Chandula Abeywickrema from Hatton National Bank at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. It highlights various products and services that are offered by HNB. The presentation concludes with a summary of HNB...

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HNB’s Experience on Irrigation Finance

This presentation was delivered by Chandula Abeywickrema from Hatton National Bank at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation provides a brief overview of Hatton National Bank’s experience with irrigation financing in Sri...

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Financing Smallholder Farmers in Africa: Lessons from Five Countries

Opportunity International (OI) finances smallholder farmers in five countries: Ghana, Rwanda, Uganda, Malawi and Mozambique. The program has been operational for the last two years and is based on the OI Rural Model, initiated in Malawi in 2008. The...

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