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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


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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