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24- 26
Sep

Rome, Italy

Tuesday, September 24, 2024 to Thursday, September 26, 2024

The global fishing fleet includes over 4 million vessels, with 2 million small-scale motorized vessels (<12 m in length) that play a crucial role in the livelihoods of coastal communities. However, only about 5 percent of these vessels are currently insured, despite a significant demand for insurance services that far exceeds the supply. Recognizing this […]

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02- 03
Jul

Fortaleza

Tuesday, July 2, 2024 to Wednesday, July 3, 2024

The 2024 Responsible Finance Forum in Fortaleza, Brazil will kickstart the conversations needed to spark systems-level change and achieve the responsible and equitable delivery of quality financial services, all while aiming to obtain the desired outcomes of safety, choice, trust, voice, and improved financial health for consumers. As the official side event to the 2nd […]

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06
Jun

Thursday, June 6, 2024

This engaging webinar explores the emerging role of ag-tech startups in revolutionizing agricultural supply chains through innovative business models. As the agricultural sector evolves with shifts towards higher-value, perishable products and increased urbanization, these startups are stepping in to bridge the gap between small-scale operations and larger agricultural demands. The session will delve into how […]

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04- 07
Jun

Manila

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 to Friday, June 7, 2024

Scheduled to take place from the 4th to the 7th of June in Manilla, Philippines, the event promises to be an enriching experience, bringing together key stakeholders, industry experts, and thought leaders to explore and advance responsible finance and social performance in the financial sector. With a theme centered around “Building Responsible Finance Ecosystems: A […]

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21
May

Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Credit guarantees can be a powerful instrument to mobilize private capital for achieving positive development results. To maximize their impact, it is imperative for guarantee providers to consider impact throughout the guarantee process and to do so in a systemic way. To help organizations that are interested to embed impact considerations in their guarantee offer […]

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20
May

Monday, May 20, 2024

FAO’s Office of Innovation and Rural Transformation and Gender Equality Division hosts a webinar on fintech startups shaping the future of inclusive agrifood systems. This session will spotlight pioneering models and disruptive technologies that address financing constraints, while discussing the challenges startups face in achieving inclusivity, profitability, and sustainability. Discover how Digital Financial Services (DFS) […]

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22
Feb
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30
Apr

Thursday, February 22, 2024 to Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Despite the growing number of investments into smaller businesses in agriculture, investors, donors and local financial institutions still face significant challenges in delivering small investments. This knowledge sharing series explores three of these challenges and their potential solutions — the cost to serve small agribusinesses, the use of donor funding to attract private investors, and the role of […]

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07- 08
Dec

Thursday, December 7, 2023 to Friday, December 8, 2023

Africa Financial Inclusion Summit 2023 Africa Insights and its global partners are inviting experts, academics, researchers, subject matter specialists, industry stakeholders and leaders to submit papers, proposals, case studies and abstracts for consideration for the Annual Africa Financial Inclusion Summit 2023 to be hosted on the 07-08 December 2023 in Cape Town, South Africa. Financial […]

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23- 27
Oct

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra Independence Avenue, Ridge, PMB CT 343 PMBCT343 ACCRA Ghana

Monday, October 23, 2023 to Friday, October 27, 2023

The International Conference on Inclusive Insurance 2023 will take place from 23-27 October 2023.  Experts from 50+ countries will discuss and identify ways of accelerating growth and economic viability in inclusive insurance for emerging markets. The conference will be hosted by the National Insurance Commission of Ghana  (NIC), the Ghana Insurers Association  (GIA) and the Insurance Brokers’ Association of Ghana  (IBAG) in […]

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16- 20
Oct

Lomé, Togo

Monday, October 16, 2023 to Friday, October 20, 2023

The next edition will take place in Lomé (Togo) from October 16-20, 2023. Take part in the largest inclusive finance event in Africa! The SAM is a biennial 5-day event dedicated to the development of financial inclusion in Africa. What is SAM? SAM is the African Microfinance Week, known by the French acronym for « Semaine […]

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