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Making Digital Financial Solutions Relevant and Accessible for Zambian Smallholder Farmers

Making Digital Financial Solutions Relevant and Accessible for Zambian Smallholder Farmers

In 2015, Mercy Corps launched the AgriFin Accelerate (AFA) Programme; a six-year, $24 million project funded by the
AgriFin Joins the Skoll World Forum Online

AgriFin Joins the Skoll World Forum Online

While official programming in Oxford for the Skoll World Forum was cancelled this year, public events that surround
Partnering with NASA to Find Solutions from the Sky

Partnering with NASA to Find Solutions from the Sky

Around the world, people are experiencing both the subtle and stark effects of climate change. Gradually shifting ...
Mercy Corps’ AgriFin Program, in Partnership with NASA, Makes Top 100 Proposals for MacArthur $100M Grant

Mercy Corps’ AgriFin Program, in Partnership with NASA, Makes Top 100 Proposals for MacArthur $100M Grant

The high-scoring 100&Change application would tackle climate change and support 25 million small-scale ...
Four Years of Learnings from Tanzania

Four Years of Learnings from Tanzania

For more than five years, AgriFin Accelerate has supported the design and expansion of digitally enabled financial
The Libra Opportunity for Smallholder Farmers

The Libra Opportunity for Smallholder Farmers

Can Cryptocurrencies Bring Smallholder Farmers into Formal Financial Systems? This is Part One of our 3-part blog ...
Six Strategies to Promote Digital Financial Product Adoption Among Youth

Six Strategies to Promote Digital Financial Product Adoption Among Youth

Over two-thirds of registered users of the HaloYako savings product are below the age of 35, making them the ...
Measuring the DigiFarm Impact: Initial Insights from the Randomised Control Study

Measuring the DigiFarm Impact: Initial Insights from the Randomised Control Study

Can a mobile platform become a change agent for the world's smallholder farmers by linking them to digital ...
An Expanded Perspective of the Farm to Market Alliance

An Expanded Perspective of the Farm to Market Alliance

Delivering on digital solutions for smallholder farmers in Africa is a task that the FtMA has boldly accepted. The ...