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The ABC Fund invests USD$1 million in high impact ag-tech Apollo Agriculture

The Agri-Business Capital Fund (ABC Fund) has invested USD1 million in Apollo Agriculture (Apollo), a Kenyan ag-tech which uses machine[…]


Honour Loans: a comprehensible mechanism to foster development by supporting MSMEs

The honour loans mechanism is a multidimensional one combining financing free of interest or requirement for securities or guarantees, with support to[…]


ICR Report: Mobilising private investment for climate adaptation in African, Caribbean and Pacific Countries

Many ACP countries are highly vulnerable to climate change and yet face shortfalls in funding for adaptation. Engaging the private[…]


Leveraging digital finance to increase resilience of ACP countries

On May 27, the European Union and the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS) in partnership with UNCDF[…]


Enhancing learning, dialogue, and experience sharing between Private Sector actors from OACPS countries.

As a contribution to the collaboration and learning between actors involved in the Development of the Private Sector in ACP[…]


Loans on honor: an effective financial tool to get started

In ACP countries, a large number of companies and especially the smallest and the youngest, are struggling to find the[…]


Pacific Trade Finance Symposium: supporting the private sector

During March 10th and 11th, the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS) jointly with the International Trade Center (ITC) co-organized the[…]


Investment Promotion as driver of competitiveness and sustainable development

On 4 March, within the context of EU Industry Week 2021, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) held a[…]


Facilitate MSMEs’ access to finance

EURIZ Guarantee is at its second year of operations. It was launched in 2019 by AFD and Proparco, with the[…]


NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT FINANCE INSTITUTIONS

Why and how national development finance institutions (NDFIs) can be more involved in climate finance? Discover here the new report[…]