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Juhudi Kilimo
Sunday, 13. January 2019 - 15:37

Juhudi Kilimo: Working to improve farmer access to financial services

Through support from Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity Juhudi Kilimo grants loans to rural farmers using a modified and convenient psychometric credit scoring system.

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Monday, 17. December 2018 - 11:06

Press Release: Three companies to benefit from approximately US$ 3 million support from the Fund

Companies based in Burundi, Malawi and Rwanda will receive a total of US$2,808,295 from the Fund as support for their innovative businesses in rural parts of Africa.

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Friday, 26. October 2018 - 11:10

Press release: Nine new projects focused on financial inclusion to receive more than US$9 million

The Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity has announced that nine companies across Africa will receive more than US$9 million to support projects that expand financial inclusion in rural Africa.

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Saturday, 13. October 2018 - 21:11

Innovate and Include Newsletter

We are excited to introduce the first issue of our Innovate & Include Newsletter, a new quarterly publication that aims to keep you updated on several aspects of the Fund.

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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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