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Thursday, 20. September 2018 - 16:57

‘Making Rural and Agricultural Finance accessible’ using Equitel MVNO

Equitel, a product of Finserve Africa Limited, utilizes a thin SIM system designed to grant users access to financial services such as instant loans as well as several types of money management through mobile phone technology.

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Thursday, 20. September 2018 - 16:49

GABRIELLE ROSENAU: HOW IBERO UGANDA IS INCREASING SMALLHOLDER COFFEE FARMER PRODUCTIVITY

Ibero aims to help smallholder coffee farmers in Uganda achieve maximum crop yield by implementing sustainable agricultural solutions, chief among them being to avail transparency in coffee value chain processes.

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Monday, 3. September 2018 - 11:16

USD 1 million for Kenyan farmers Agri-Wallet project

Dodore, creator of the Agri-wallet mobile application, is collaborating with SNV to expand the agri-finance tool through support from the MasterCard Foundation’s Fund for Rural Prosperity.

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Monday, 13. August 2018 - 17:07

Prep-eez: Improving Incomes and Building Resilience among Cocoa Farmers in Ghana.

Prep-eez, with assistance from the Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity, has embarked on an innovative project to uplift smallholder cocoa farmers in Ghana.

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Monday, 16. July 2018 - 18:36

Emerging Trends in Digital Delivery of Agri-finance

A base level of digital finance penetration is often taken for granted and bidders are getting imaginative about how to build new structures on these digital foundations…

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Sunday, 25. March 2018 - 19:34

Improving the lives of rural farmers in Ghana

When it comes to improving the lives of cocoa farmers in Ghana, Prep-eez Technology Limited realises it is not just about improving cocoa farming.

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Thursday, 25. January 2018 - 14:20

Empowering rural communities through mobile technology

Watch this video, produced with the kind permission of Musoni, where we hear from Stanley Munyao, the CEO of Musoni as well as some of the Musoni beneficiaries on how the organization has positively changed their livelihoods.

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Monday, 10. July 2017 - 18:00

Betting on Innovation and Scale to Transform Lives

Ann Miles from the Mastercard Foundation discusses how innovative business ideas in this year’s competitions are expected to benefit more than eight million people across the continent.

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Tuesday, 13. June 2017 - 11:21

New Funding Opportunity for Financial Services Providers

The Fund Launches New Funding Opportunity for Financial Services Providers to Improve the Lives of Poor People in Rural Africa.

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Wednesday, 7. June 2017 - 18:21

FinTech Providers Leveraging Digital and Mobile To Reach Customers

The Rural and Agricultural Finance Learning Lab of Mastercard Foundation has analysed the Fund’s 2015 Scaling Competition and has some great insights.

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