Mar
12
12 Mar 2018 to 14 Mar 2018
Naivasha, KE
This event is a private invite-only event designed for senior leadership from Kiva 's field partners to learn from one another and learn from Kiva 's 12 years of experience in Africa.
The Learning Lab is attending this event.
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May
22
22 May 2018 to 24 May 2018
Kigali, RW
About the conference The RAF Learning Lab is delighted to partner with the SEEP Network as communications partner for the Global Savings Groups Conference 2018. The conference will offer a platform for attendees to connect, engage and learn from each other about the challenges and opportunities they face in supporting Savings Groups – including VSLAs, SHGs, indigenous savings groups, and other forms of community-based microfinance – worldwide. In this pursuit, the conference will encourage greater use of a wide range of innovative session structures and methodologies that build on emerging...
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Jun
12
12 Jun 2018 to 13 Jun 2018
Antigua, GT
The 2018 Cracking the Nut conference will take place on June 12-13, 2018 in Antigua, Guatemala and will focus on encouraging the uptake of new technologies for agriculture and access to finance, in a way that promotes resilience. Connexus Corporation is working with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Catholic Relief Services (CRS), and Chemonics International to organize a two-day learning event and technology fair, which will highlight the broad range of technologies and approaches available to mitigate and adapt to global changes related to rural and agricultural development. The event...
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Nov
30
30 Nov 2017
Financial inclusion in Nigeria has been improving, with the adult population being served by financial institutions going from 30 percent in 2011 to 44 percent in 2014, according to the Global Findex. However, large segments of the population remain financially excluded. Of an estimated 15 million smallholder families in Nigeria, CGAP finds that only about 26 percent of them are financially included. Join CGAP and partner InterMedia for a November 30 webinar to learn about the findings from our nationwide survey of smallholder households in Nigeria - the first survey...
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Nov
22
22 Nov 2017
Interoperability and Collaboration between Fintechs, Financial Institutions and Mobile Money Providers: The FinForward Program Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A), FMO , and Above & Beyond are pleased to present a webinar on interoperability and collaboration between fintechs, financial institutions (FIs) and mobile money providers (MMPs). FMO and Above & Beyond (a&b) recently launched FinForward, a Fintech innovation and integration program to accelerate the digitization of the financial sector in Africa. The program aims to create an interconnected ecosystem by connecting African FIs and MMPs with Fintechs from around the...
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Nov
10
10 Nov 2017
Accra, GH
This invite-only event will focus on understanding different business models and their return on investment for serving smallholders. The day long workshop will include partner speaker presentations, break-out discussions and activities, and opportunities for networking.
The Learning Lab attended this event.
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Partner event
Nov
08
08 Nov 2017 to 09 Nov 2017
Accra, GH
The Mastercard Foundation Symposium on Financial Inclusion promotes the idea that financial service providers in developing countries should focus more on the needs and expectations of people living in poverty. We believe that poor people can leverage opportunities to improve their livelihoods if they have access to secure, convenient, and affordable financial products and services. That can occur when commercial service providers truly understand the complex financial lives of poor people and design and deliver products that respond to them. The 2017 Symposium will take place November 8/9 in Accra,...
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Partner event
Oct
18
18 Oct 2017 to 19 Oct 2017
London, GB
The Africa Impact Investing Leaders Forum (AIILF) 2017 will bring together key stakeholders in the region's impact investment landscape to explore pipeline opportunities across sectors and discuss their challenges, experiences, and share success stories. The forum will also help in simplifying the difficulties financial advisors, HNWI & UHNWIs, Investors, and entrepeneurs face. Attending the AIILF 2017 will help particpants: Gain actionable insights and engagement strategies that drives growth. Identify and exploit pipelines of opportunities in your sectors of interest. Meet investors, co-investors, and gain new partnerships and clients. Hear how...
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