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Rural and agricultural finance

Microlinks Coverage from the 2012 Cracking the Nut Conference

Mon, July 16, 2012
Microlinks partnered with AZMJ to provide coverage of this year's Cracking the Nut Conference. Read any one of the several blog post recaps from various conference sessions and plenaries, or watch one of our video interviews with session presenters.

Haiti HIFIVE Program Video

Fri, October 2, 2015

Increasing Access to Financial Services and Markets to Improve Agriculture and Food Security in Africa

Mon, June 8, 2015
Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) and ADRA International will discuss ongoing activities of the Zimbabwe “Amalima Project” and Democratic Republic of Congo “Jenga II Project” on June 11, 2015.

Portfolio Ownership Among Agribusiness SMEs in Malawi

Fri, December 19, 2014
This assessment of agribusiness small and medium enterprises (ASMEs) was commissioned by USAID/Malawi, to scan the ASME landscape, identify the constraints, and present a menu of possible ways to address those constraints.

One Country, Two Models: Adjusting Financial Services to Fit Smallholder Input Supply Systems

Thu, December 4, 2014
The presentation will present these two different case studies to illustrate the role of contracts and financial services in securing timely access to inputs by smallholder farmer groups.

From Smallholders to Shareholders: Optimizing Private Sector Engagement for Smallholder Impact

Thu, October 9, 2014
How can the private sector access this vast smallholder market to improve both livelihoods and global food security? This question was explored in this seminar and featured a new report.

The Firm to Farm Finance Toolkit

Wed, October 1, 2014

FIELD Report No. 20: Assessment of Financial Services for Agribusiness and Rural Farmers in Timor-Leste

Thu, July 31, 2014
This assessment was commissioned by USAID/Timor-Leste to determine definable gaps between current and future “effective demand” and “effective supply” of finance in the rural agricultural sector.

Microleasing and Asset Financing: New Frontiers in Agriculture Finance Webinar

Wed, April 30, 2014
Webinar will discuss issues around asset financing for small holder farmers with combination of technology and insurance, going deeper into rural areas, the introduction of microleasing into new countries, and new channels for microleasing.

Latest Impact Findings on Financing Africa's Smallholder Farms (Event Resources)

Thu, February 27, 2014
Join John Magnay and Simona Haiduc for a discussion on Opportunity International's rural finance model, impact assessment results, and strategy for reaching more of Africa’s smallholder farmers.

Latest Impact Findings on Financing Africa's Smallholder Farms

Tue, February 18, 2014
Join John Magnay and Simona Haiduc for a discussion on Opportunity International's rural finance model, impact assessment results, and strategy for reaching more of Africa’s smallholder farmers.