The AgriFin Update is Mercy Corps AgriFin’s periodic link highlighting our recent learnings, insights, publications and other activities, including links to our favourite resources from other actors in digitally-enabled services for smallholder farmers. For more information, please visit our website (www.mercycorpsafa.org) or join us on Twitter.
Mercy Corps AgriFin Accelerate Highlights:
Super Platforms: Connecting Farmers to Markets in Africa:
We discuss how super platforms are pushing the boundaries of financial inclusion around the world, not only connecting merchants to buyers but also connecting farmers to markets in Africa– potentially increasing farmers’ incomes by 50 percent or more.
Women’s Financial Inclusion (WIN):
Follow the link above to read the project details and below to learn more about AFA’s key insights from the WIN program in our four-part blog series “Increasing Women’s Financial Inclusion”:
Promoting Digital Engagement of Women Farmers:
Check out our recently published Infographic highlighting 6 learnings from AFA Interventions in Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia on key considerations when targeting Digital Financial and Information Services to Women Farmers in order to efficiently increase their Productivity.