Meeting

04
Apr

Lagerstrasse 104, 8004 Zurich Switzerland

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Join advocate and author, Dr. Mara Catherine Harvey, on her quest to bestow financial confidence at an early age and to empower the next generation. As women are currently underserved as investorsand are also the most critical group to invest in, this is an important movement that affects the future prosperity of all people, in every country around […]

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19- 20
Mar

Cape Town South Africa

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 to Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The Network Forum is a curated global community for the custody, settlement and post-trade industry.  Its key aim is to provide a structured networking environment for this tight-knit industry group, in which key issues are discussed, developments are communicated and best practice shared. This Meeting promises yet again to be the key gathering point for […]

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24
Jun

Nairobi Kenya

Monday, June 24, 2019

As part of the series of events for NpM’s Geodata for Inclusive Finance and Food (G4IFF) workstream, this session will present insights from the three winners of the NpM Innovator’s Challenge: Agri-wallet, Apollo Agriculture and VanderSat. The companies will present their efforts in integrating geodata information with financial services for smallholder famers in Kenya. An open discussion will […]

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19
Oct

London United Kingdom

Monday, October 19, 2015

Climate change brings significant impacts for farmers and food companies alike.  How can the two work together to build more resilient supply chains?  Join the World Bank, the International Finance Corporation, WBCSD, and Department for International Development for a strategic dialogue in London, October 19, 2015.   The Topic:  The event will highlight concrete examples […]

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03- 04
Apr

Washington, DC United States

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 to Thursday, April 4, 2019

Participants will have an opportunity to share investment lessons in social performance and impact management, discuss recent strategies for digital transformation, and share the latest developments in impact investing tools for financial inclusion and the larger impact space, which are critical to achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The meeting will also include deep-dive sessions […]

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20
Nov

New York United States

Monday, November 20, 2017

The term “de-risking” has been used to describe the practice of financial institutions exiting products and terminating or restricting relationships with clients, including in groups, who are perceived as presenting a “high-risk” of an undesirable outcome. Rather than attempting to manage associated risks and/or mitigate economic challenges, some financial institutions have opted in favor of […]

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09
Apr

Johannesburg South Africa

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Mondato Summit Africa 2019 is the sixth annual digital finance & commerce (DFC) thought leadership and executive retreat hosted by Mondato, a boutique advisory firm specializing in DFC. The conference is an intimate gathering of 100-125 executives from the financial services, telecom, retail, investment and tech industries, the focus is on finding innovative and scalable […]

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01- 03
Apr

Johannesburg South Africa

Wednesday, April 1, 2009 to Friday, April 3, 2009

The African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association (AFRACA), The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the Rural Development Department (ARD) of the World Bank jointly organised an expert meeting in Johannesburg from 1-3 April on risk management in lending to the agricultural value chain. The main objective of the meeting was to identify […]

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03
Nov

Thursday, November 3, 2016

What is the yield gap, and how does it link to smallholder farmers and poverty? Although new tools, fertilizers, and hybrid seeds are available to increase crop yields, a gap still remains between farmer practice and potential. Smallholder farmers face many challenges adopting to new technologies, so the yield gap grows wider and the path […]

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17- 19
Jul

Rwanda

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 to Thursday, July 19, 2018

Mobile for Development is a dedicated global team within the GSMA, which brings together its mobile operator members, tech innovators, the development community and governments, to prove the power of mobile in emerging markets. Mobile for Development identifies opportunities and delivers innovations with socio-economic impact in financial services, health, agriculture, digital identity, energy, water, sanitation, […]

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