MFW4A- Newsletter of the Making Finance Work for Africa Parntership
Making Finance Work for Africa
Issue 144 Newsletter | 07/2016

Public and private institutions and development partners come together to discuss financial sector development in African states facing fragile situations

The First Regional Conference on Financial Sector Development in African States Facing Fragile Situations ended on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 with a major takeaway: Financial markets can play a key role in tackling fragility and building resilience in Africa. Read More.

AfDB to host a design workshop for a continental risk-sharing facility to boost agriculture

July 12-13, 2016 | Nairobi, Kenya

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) will host a workshop on "Establishing an African Agriculture Risk Sharing and Financing Mechanism" in Nairobi, Kenya, from 12-13 July 2016. The AfDB seeks to partner with African governments and financial institutions to design an innovative mechanism which will facilitate increase in financing to agriculture. This will be through de-risking agriculture value chains, reducing transaction costs and unlocking financial flows into the agriculture sector at scale across the continent. Read More.

The Landscape of Microinsurance Africa 2015 - The World Map of Microinsurance
Microinsurance Network, Munich Re, Microinsurance Centre | Microinsurance Network, Munich Re

Foreign Bank Subsidiaries' Default Risk During the Global Crisis: What Factors Help Insulate Affiliates from Their Parents?
D. Anginer, E. Cerutti, M.S Martinez Peria | The World Bank

Consumer protection in SADC Report
Z. Brey, S. Chisadza, A. Ludin et al. | FinMark Trust

Global Sustainable Finance Conference 2016
14.07.2016 - 15.07.2016 | Karlsruhe, Germany

Digital Finance for Microfinance Institutions (DFS4MFIs)
22.08.2016 - 26.08.2016 | Nairobi, Kenya

7th Global Pension and Savings Conference
19.09.2016 - 21.09.2016 | Washington, DC

MFW4A Launches its Yearly Report 2015

The MFW4A Partnership is proud to present its Yearly Report 2015, which highlights our achievements over the last year.



The Landscape of Microinsurance in Africa 2015 - New Report Released

This study gives great insight into the latest activities and current state of microinsurance in Africa, as identified by the latest regional landscape study, as part of the Microinsurance Network's World Map of Microinsurance Programme.

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