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  • Fund to be represented at Pwani Innovation Week
    3 Dec 2018

    The Fund shall be showcasing its supported projects at Pwani Innovation Week, taking place from the 4th to the 7th December, 2018, in Mombasa, Kenya.

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  • The Fund sponsors Finovate Africa 2018 conference in South Africa
    16 Nov 2018

    The Fund is sponsoring Finovate Africa on the 27th and 28th November 2018 in Cape Town. FRP's Team Leader, Wambui Chege, will showcase innovations in the Fund’s portfolio during the conference in South Africa.

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  • Press release: Nine new projects focused on financial inclusion to receive more than US$9 million
    26 Oct 2018

    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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  • Innovate and Include Newsletter
    18 Oct 2018

    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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  • Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity sponsors Africa Agrifinance Forum 2018
    25 Sep 2018

    The Fund sponsored the Africa Agri-Finance Forum on the 25th and 26th of September that sought to discuss solutions to agri-finance challenges in Africa. To read more,

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  • Ibero Uganda; making a significant difference to smallholder coffee farmers in Uganda
    20 Sep 2018

    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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