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Can Public-Private Partnerships Actually Benefit the Poor? (Event Resources)

Tue, January 27, 2015
Watch the webinar recording, view the presenter's key takeaways, and download presentation slides and other post-event products from the recent Microlinks Seminar.

Can Public-Private Partnerships Actually Benefit the Poor?

Mon, January 12, 2015
Representatives from Duke University’s Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness examined evidence surrounding the potential of PPPs to truly bring about inclusive development for this seminar.

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.

Monitoring and Measuring Change in Market Systems: The Systemic M&E Principles in the Context of the Kenya Market Assistance Program

Fri, January 17, 2014
This paper evaluates the validity and usefulness of seven principles for appropriate design and management of systemic M&E frameworks.

YouthSave Research Report 2013: Savings Patterns and Performance in Colombia, Ghana, Kenya, and Nepal

Fri, January 17, 2014
This report presents first-year findings from a multi-year study on account uptake and saving patterns and performance in youth savings accounts in four countries: Colombia, Ghana, Kenya and Nepal.

Overcoming Barriers to Scale to Reach the Poor

Mon, January 13, 2014
In this seminar, Kurt Dassel and Harvey Koh will discuss how solutions can be scaled to reduce poverty.

Market Systems Innovations – From the Field

Wed, September 18, 2013
The seminar will explore lessons from DFID’s Market Assistance Program's market systems approach, including innovations using village agent models, retail strengthening strategies, ICT applications, & business-to-business behavior change strategies.

Mobile Financial Services for Visually Impaired End-Users Pilot Initiative

Mon, June 3, 2013
USAID is working to identify and mitigate the implicit and explicit barriers to entry to economic enterprise, including those related to persons with disabilities.

Mobile Financial Services for Visually Impaired End-Users Pilot Initiative

Mon, April 29, 2013
Join USAID and Aubrey Webson, Director of Perkins International, for a presentation on a pilot initiative in Kenya to identify and overcome obstacles to fuller utilization of technologies for mobile financial services among the sight-impaired.

Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance (FANTA) Project: Exit Strategies of Title II Programs

Mon, March 4, 2013
These documents assess the exit strategies of Title II, USAID's development food aid program that constitutes the single largest source of funding focused on sustainable food security.

ICT and AG Profile: Great Lakes Cassava Initiative

Tue, January 8, 2013
GLCI was a four-year initiative designed to strengthen capacity in six Great Lake countries to combat the already-present cassava mosaic disease and the emerging cassava brown streak disease pandemics.