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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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.
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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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Oct
02
02 Oct 2017 to 04 Oct 2017
Arlington, US
Credit: SEEP Network The Learning Lab is excited to announce that we will be partnering for the second time with the SEEP Network as a communications partner for their upcoming Annual Conference. The three day event will bring together leading practitioners, funders, research organizationsm and private sector actors dedicated to promoting more inclusive and resilient markets and financial systems. Under the conference theme - Catalyzing Transformative Change - participants will gain the opportunity to deepen their understanding and commitment to approaches that bring about large scale positive change. We will...
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Sep
20
20 Sep 2017
NA, US
REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR Bridging financing and investment gaps around agri-food and rural small and medium enterprises (SMEs), including small-scale agricultural producers, is key to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. However, the current pace of progress under "business as usual" approaches is inadequate. Better alignment across actors in the ecosystem for agri-food and rural SME finance and investment is critical to accelerate the pace of change and to improve its quality. SAFIN is an emerging network incubated by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) to facilitate and...
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Sep
12
12 Sep 2017 to 13 Sep 2017
London, GB
AgriFin’s 2017 forum aims to connect key stakeholders in the agriculture finance and climate finance space. This strategic event will convene leading financiers, investors, policy makers, climate funds and donors, as well as a wide range of key innovative actors from the public and private sectors, and provide them with an opportunity to understand how they may collaborate more effectively. A key objective of the forum will be to explore how financiers in developing countries, especially those working with agricultural clients, can partner with climate finance investors to further their...
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Sep
05
05 Sep 2017
NA, NL
Register Now and learn about IDH's approaches in addressing complex sustainability issues and how we are measuring our impact. IDH is building transformational and innovative models that can address key issues such as deforestation and poverty. It is critical to measure how and to what extent these interventions are successful. With the help of Wageningen University & Research and KPMG, IDH has developed a unique theory-based methodology to gradually gather evidence on our contribution to sustainable development. The methodological challenges are significant, given IDH’s high ambitions and large program portfolio...
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