Filters

E.g., 19/01/2021

Pathways To Job Creation
Published 14 Aug 2020

LEARNING PAPER: PATHWAYS TO JOB CREATION

Learning Paper: Indirect pathways from the Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity to the creation of work opportunities.

Read More
Analyzing the Impact of Musoni Kenya
Published 14 Aug 2020

CASE STUDY: EXPLORING THE IMPACT OF KILIMO BOOSTER ON JOB CREATION

This case study explores the impact on and pathways to job creation by this Fund participant, particularly as relates to its Kilimo Booster loan programme.

Read More
Published 24 Jul 2020

Innovative Agri-Finance Challenge Fund Playbook

MEDA INNOVATE and the Fund have collaborated on this playbook to assist challenge fund managers, implementers, technical assistance providers, donors and other stakeholders in designing and managing challenge funds effectively.

Read More
How Ghana’s New DFS Policy Will Impact Participants
Published 22 Jul 2020

How Ghana’s New DFS Policy Will Impact Participants

From its inception, the Fund has focused on harnessing the creativity and capacity of the financial sector and agribusinesses to innovate, increasing access to and delivering financial services at scale. Bodies of work from multiple players and insights from the Fund itself show that key drivers of innovation include digital technology and digital financial services, yet their rollout is often constrained by lack of adequate and effective policy. This is why the Fund is excited about the launch of Ghana’s Digital Financial Services (DFS) policy, a first for the continent, and what this could mean to the Fund participants.

Read More
Fund Participants Respond to COVID-19 Crisis
Published 29 Apr 2020

COVID-19 Response: How the Fund and its participants are innovating in times of crisis

In this first in a series of articles, Theo Sands from Fund partner IPE Triple line introduces how the Fund and its participants are rising up to the challenge posed by COVID-19 with the ultimate aim of protecting great achievements made in uplifting beneficiaries through financial inclusion.

Read More
Farmerline
Published 07 Mar 2020

Farmerline: Using innovative ways to provide digital credit and information services to farmers

Watch how Farmerline uses innovative ways to support Ghanaian farmers through their digital platforms and face to face interactions.

Read More
Reeta Roy
Published 07 Mar 2020

Foundation President meets Fund Participants

Watch as Mastercard Foundation President and CEO, Reeta Roy speaks with Fund participants during a learning event in Ghana.

Read More
Eric Silverman
Published 20 Feb 2020

VIDEO: Easy Solar: Innovative financing of solar related products.

Easy Solar is making solar energy products more affordable and accessible for low income households in Sierra Leone.

Read More
Elorm Allavi
Published 20 Feb 2020

VIDEO: Syecomp leveraging remote sensing data to support farmers.

Syecomp is using MFarmPay to learn more about farmers, and to build alternative credit assessments of them.

Read More
Alloysius Attah
Published 20 Feb 2020

VIDEO: Scaling up access to digital information services.

Farmerline is growing its 399 services to help farmers in Ghana and achieve lasting impact.

Read More