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New Agreement between World bank and Government of India Signed to Support Climate Resilient Agriculture – over 500,000 Farmers to Benefit in Tamil Nadu
08 Jan 2018 | 0 Comments
The Government of India, the Government of Tamil Nadu and the World Bank signed a $318 million loan agreement for the Tamil Nadu Irrigated Agriculture Modernization Project to promote climate resilient agriculture technologies, improve water management practices, and increase market opportunities for small and marginal farmers.
Madagascar signs a US$ 53 million financing agreement with IFAD to boost food and nutritional security and strengthen resilience to climate change in rural areas
20 Dec 2017 | 0 Comments
A new financial agreement, signed previous week between the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Madagascar, will sustainably improve incomes and food and nutrition security for 320,000 Malagasy rural households in eight regions located in the southern part of the country.
World Bank Board Approves $100 Million Project to Boost Rural Economy of Tamil Nadu, India
05 Dec 2017 | 0 Comments
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved a $100 million loan to promote rural enterprises, facilitate their access to finance, and create employment opportunities for youth, particularly women in selected blocks of Tamil Nadu across 26 districts.
The United Nations Rome-based Agencies commit to enhance their cooperation in the Global South to achieve Zero Hunger by 2030
01 Dec 2017 | 0 Comments
At the Global South-South Development Expo in Antalya (Turkey), the Rome-based Agencies (RBAs) presented on Wednesday 29.11.2017 a joint roadmap which aims to strengthen the three agencies’ collective efforts to facilitate South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the context of achieving progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 2, zero hunger, by 2030.
Audio Visual Material
- Agricultural Finance Video Series
- FAO Policy Series: Access to Rural Finance
- Les producteurs ivoiriens de cacao adoptent des services financiers numériques
- Qu'est-ce qu'une filière agricole durable?
- Cash flow based lending for farmers
- Maroc : Sensibilisation à l'agriculture de conservation
- UN Secretary-General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development
- What is Agricultural Finance?