Webinar: The Future of Work: Remaking Rural Employment after COVID-19

What does the future of work look like in a post-pandemic landscape? How can we shape the future of rural employment in a digitally-enabled ecosystem? Find out more and register for our upcoming webinar with CGAP.

Webinar: Big Bets for Kenyan Food Security in a Time of COVID-19

We launched our Irrigation Policy Paper on the 25th of June, 2020. Listen to the webinar recording and download the publication materials here.

AgriFin’s “Top 100” Proposal for MacArthur Foundation’s $100M Grant Wins a Special Philanthropic Award

In a unique Global Philanthropy course at Columbia Business School, graduate students selected AgriFin’s proposal to receive a special grant, out of the “Top 100” proposals in the MacArthur Foundation’s 100&Change competition.

Making Digital Financial Solutions Relevant and Accessible for Zambian Smallholder Farmers

Between 2015 and 2019, AFA worked through a network of core partners in Zambia to reach farmers with financial services, information and market linkages.

AgriFin Joins the Skoll World Forum Online

AgriFin coordinated and hosted a webinar at the Skoll World Forum online, “Scaling Climate Smart Agriculture: Tech, Wins, Fails, Emergencies and Unholy Partnerships”

We envision a future where every smallholder farmer prospers in a digitally interconnected world.

PROGRAM OUTREACH

5.5m

Smallholder farmers accessing bundled digital products and services

 

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Partners driving delivery of viable, technology-enabled products and services for smallholder farmers

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Countries of operation including Ethiopia, Indonesia, Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe

Our Response to the Desert Locust & COVID-19 Crises

As the Coronavirus continues to spread around the world, early warning signs indicate that Eastern African countries are also on the brink of a food security crisis. We’re aligning our innovations to prepare farmers and their communities for the potential impact of COVID-19 and the Desert Locust invasion.

We leverage the power of digital technology, data, and a global network of partners to build a brighter future for smallholder farmers and the people they feed.

We design, test & scale digital services and products to boost their productivity & income and build their resilience to climate change

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The Challenge

Smallholder farmers feed 1/3rd of the world’s population but live on less than $2.50 a day.

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How AgriFin Works

We design digital products and services with and for un-banked smallholders.

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Farmer Insights

We’ve uncovered a range of smallholder needs and behavioural insights.

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Partnerships

Our 100+ partners span multiple public, private and government sectors and actors.

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Library

Learnings from the intersection of digital agriculture, financial services and data.

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Our Reach

We have reached more than 5.5 million smallholders across 8 countries with digital services.

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PARTNER HIGHLIGHTS

NASA

Through a new partnership with NASA, Mercy Corps is expanding our AgriFin program to connect farmers with satellite data. State-of-the-art imagery, modeling, and analysis will help small-holder farmers manage their crops and adapt to climate change.

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