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Making Finance Work for Africa
Issue 150 Newsletter | 11/2016

What we learned from the Regional Conference on Financial Sector Development in African States Facing Fragile Situations? - Part 6
Amadou Sy, Senior Fellow and Director of the African Growth Initiative, Brookings Institute

In this last instalment of a six-part series, Amadou Sy looks at the different innovative solutions, instruments and other opportunities to strengthen the capacity of financial institutions operating in fragile contexts in Africa.

In Focus

MFW4A Side-Event at the 5th World Congress on Agricultural and Rural Finance

Agriculture in Africa is particularly vulnerable to climate change related risks. With continuing changes in rainfall patterns and shifting temperature zones, climate change is expected to significantly affect agricultural production, which could be detrimental to the region's' food security, economic growth and the livelihoods of the poor. The Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) Partnership will convene on the side-lines of the AFRACA 5th World Congress on Agricultural and Rural Finance, to discuss insurance as a tool for climate risk management for African agricultural sectors. Learn More.



12th International Microinsurance Conference
15.11.2016 | Colombo, Sri Lanka

Africa Day
21.11.2016 | Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire

The 5th World Congress on Agricultural and Rural Finance
24.11.2016 - 25.11.2016 | Dakar, Senegal

Third MFW4A SME Support Agencies Network Meeting

This event, co-hosted by MFW4A and the ADEPME, aims to foster information exchange and peer learning on business development, among small and medium enterprises (SME) support agencies in the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU). The meeting will be held on 21-22 November 2016, in Dakar, Senegal

MFW4A Working Paper Issue 4

Financial Constraint, Entrepreneurship and Sectoral Migrations: Evidence from Madagascar

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.

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