SDM Case Study

A joint research series by the Mastercard Foundation Rural and Agricultural Finance Learning Lab and IDH Sustainable Trade leverages; the Service Delivery Model (SDM) Case Study series leverages IDH's research methodology to assess the business model sustainability of financial service providers serving smallholder farmers. 

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Analysis: Among financial services and according to CGAP's latest research, insurance seems to be one of the products whose positive impact in the lives of the underserved is most consistent. In the case of smallholder farmers, agricultural insurance offers protection against climate shocks, helping them to avoid financial losses and to build greater resilience.
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Analysis:

“We may have a farm but often we do not have money for...

Analysis: Key insights from Tulaa’s experience in building an end-to-end digital solution connecting farmers to markets
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Analysis: Key insights from ECLOF-Kenya CEO, Mary Munyiri, on her experience aligning smart business practices with social impact goals.
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Analysis: Highlights from a guest blog by IDH and the Lab, focusing on our research on sustainable business models.

SDM Case Study

A joint research series by the Mastercard Foundation Rural and Agricultural Finance Learning Lab and IDH Sustainable Trade leverages; the Service Delivery Model (SDM) Case Study series leverages IDH's research methodology to assess the business model sustainability of financial service providers serving smallholder farmers.