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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Sep
04
04 Sep 2017 to 08 Sep 2017
Abidjan, CI
The theme for the seventh “2017” AGRF is “Accelerating Africa’s Path to Prosperity: Growing Inclusive Economies and Jobs through Agriculture”. After Seizing the Moment at AGRF 2016 and securing political, policy, and financial commitments of more than US $30 billion, African leaders must move decisively to harness this surge of support for agriculture and ensure it creates jobs and drives economic growth across the continent—particularly for 300 million young Africans coming into the job market over the next 15 years.
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Jul
13
13 Jul 2017
Dar es Salaam, TZ
The Mobile Money Global Event takes place on Thursday, 13 July on the third day of the Mobile 360 – Africa event. Progress in the last decade sets a promising and stimulating precedent for the next decade of mobile money, and our Global Event will gather thought leaders on the future of mobile financial services to discuss the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. View the Mobile Money Global Event agenda on the Mobile 360 – Africa website.
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