Resources

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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National Microfinance Bank, Tanzania: The Case of Agriculture Financing by a Transformed Public Sector Bank

With the support of RIAS B.V., National Microfinance Bank in Tanzania now serves smallholder farmers after having been transformed from a public sector bank in 2005.  Now the largest bank in Tanzania, ranked by customer base and branch network, it...

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One Acre Fund: Farmers First

This presentation was delivered by Nick Handler from One Acre Fund at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. One Acre Fund focuses its work on one-acre subsistence farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa by providing capital, technical assistance, and...

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Addressing short term and long term financing needs

This presentation was delivered by James Mugabi from DFCU at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation highlights DFCU’s long-term mechanisms for financing agriculture in Uganda, which include leasing and loans. The presentation...

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Paving the Way in Smallholder Agriculture Finance – Innovations from Hatton National Bank

Mr. Abeywickrema presented the innovations and successes of the bank in agriculture finance.  Notably, as a result of spearheading various innovations, HNB has become the bank with the largest branch network and the most profitable private sector...

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Scoping Agriculture Finance Markets

This presentation was delivered by Ian Anderson from Gatsby Foundation at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation outlines the objective and the approach used when conducting agricultural finance market scoping in Tanzania. It...

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Juhudi Kilimo: Changing the way farmers do business

This presentation was delivered by Nat Robinson from Juhudi Kilimo at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation features Juhudi Kilimo, an organization devoted to providing financial services that empower smallholder farmers and...

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