Resources

Doing Good While Making Profit: Innovative Financing of Smallholder Agriculture in Africa

This presentation highlights BOM’s unique approach to financing smallholder agriculture. Particularly noteworthy is the way BOM links loans with input packages and extension services, builds close relationships with buyers, employs mobile units to...

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Lending to Agri-Cooperatives

This presentation was delivered by Maina Ndirangu from Co-Operative Bank of Kenya at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. This presentation describes its lending model, key success factors, challenges, and risk mitigating solutions in...

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NMB Experience with Warehouse Receipt Systems

This presentation was delivered by Robert Pascal from NMB at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation details NMB’s experience with the warehouse receipt system in Tanzania. The presentation identifies key risks, success...

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ICT for Social and Economic Development

Dr. Annerose, founder and president of the Board of Manobi Development Foundation and member of the Senegalese Academy of Sciences and Technology, explained Manobi's experience in value-added services for farmers and rural producers in Africa. Used...

Banque Populaire du Rwanda Ltd – Financing of Agricultural Cooperatives

This presentation was delivered by Arnold Tijdens from Banque Populaire du Rwanda at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation provides key statistics on co-operatives financing in Rwanda and emphasizes both challenges and...

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Opening Up Access to Finance through Warehouse Receipt Systems

This presentation was delivered by Michael Andrade from HDFC at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2012. The presentation highlights the role of HDFC Bank as a pioneer and dominant player in the warehouse receipt market in India. It also...

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Agriculture Finance From a Public Sector Bank Perspective

This presentation highlights the experience of a private sector bank in India, Andha Bank. Presented by Sita Rama Rao, the chief manager, the bank's vision, mission, products, achievements and activities are all highlighted.

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