Agricultural & Rural Finance News
The first AfDB Digital Finance Week (DFW) took place from September 19-22, 2016 in the CCIA Building in Abidjan.
Extract: This scheme might be a powerful game-changing agribusiness model for the continent.
Plans to establish the banks are near completion, said a minister.
The new company will come up with products that suits the particular needs of rural banks.
It is part of the bank's new five-year strategy to revamp agricultural financing in the country.
The effects of climate change have increased the need for agriculture insurance.
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The two institutions will cooperate in their response to natural disasters.
These investments created around 30,000 jobs over the past year.
It will inject $100 million into the agricultural sector to reduce the high risk associated with this industry.