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12
Sep

Monday, September 12, 2022

Access to micro-finance and credit by the small-scale fishers in Thailand is challenging. Financial services are the key to enable small-scale fishers to operate viable businesses and to make their fishing operations more sustainable. Many of the 1.7 million fishers in Thailand want to innovate to fish more responsible, use safer vessels,  produce higher quality […]

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03
Sep

Saturday, September 3, 2022

During the session on finance hosted by CAFI SSF, Rare and Environmental Defense Fund, we were able to hear experiences from on the ground challenges faced by small-scale fishers(SSF) face when accessing financial services. A direct testimony from fisher representatives from India, Mauritius, Kenya, Indonesia, Uganda, Chile, St. Vincent, and Honduras shared similar difficulties to […]

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15
Jul
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04
Sep

Friday, July 15, 2022 to Sunday, September 4, 2022

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 4th September 2022 This call for application is drawn to invite a global partner who could support in building the advocacy efforts for the portfolio, overall agenda and assist to amplify the various projects (interventions). Assist with messaging and managing of exclusive properties created for driving the agenda on FH globally. The […]

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15
Jul
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01
Aug

Friday, July 15, 2022 to Monday, August 1, 2022

THE APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO AUGUST 1 AT 11:59 PM ET THIS YEAR’S IF50 THEME IS “MAKING DIGITALIZATION COUNT.” How can fintechs leverage data and digital infrastructure to make products more inclusive and impactful for customers in underserved markets? What is IF50? Inclusive Fintech 50 (IF50) is a global innovation competition that aims […]

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15- 29
Jul

Friday, July 15, 2022 to Friday, July 29, 2022

United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) Pacific Insurance and Climate Adaptation Programme invites partners specializing in developing frontier Artificial Intelligence solutions for climate disaster risk insurance applications to submit proposals for an interesting project in the Pacific. Interested firms must submit their proposals via email on etenderbox.pacific@undp.org by or before 11.59pm July 29, 2021 (Fiji Time) clearly marked with […]

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13- 15
Jul

Livingstone, Zambia

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 to Friday, July 15, 2022

This regional conference is a combination of high-quality training and plenary sessions aimed at sharing insights on inclusive insurance business models that are making access to low-income market segments in Africa possible. The organisation and implementation of this conference is based on the strong belief of the power of learning and sharing; the conference therefore […]

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06
Jul

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Jul 06, 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM The war in Ukraine began in February 2022, and evidence of its impact on global food systems continues to grow. Yet, much uncertainty remains around its effect on different actors in the agriculture sector, particularly agri-SMEs and the institutions that finance them. While it is understood that most […]

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01
Jul
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01
Aug

Friday, July 1, 2022 to Monday, August 1, 2022

All applications must be submitted by 23:59 hours (IST) on 01 August, 2022 using the UNCDF e-investment platform. UNCDF ‘s Financial Health programme (FHP) has partnered with the Government of Odisha to strengthen the financial lives of women entrepreneurs under the aegis of Mission Shakti Programme- a state government initiative to empower women through organizing them in self-help groups (SHGs). […]

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29- 30
Jun

Istanbul, Turkey

Wednesday, June 29, 2022 to Thursday, June 30, 2022

June 29–30, 2022 Istanbul, Turkey As we emerge from the pandemic, we’re eager to reconnect, discuss our concerns and share new perspectives—which is why this event will focus on microfinance investment landscape and opportunities, important sector updates, and the latest approaches to gender, green finance, technological challenges and financial inclusion of refugees and migrants. Over […]

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27
Jun

Monday, June 27, 2022

11.00-16.00 hours (Bangkok time) A High Level (Virtual) Regional Event was organized to present how digitalization can enable inclusive rural and agrifood system transformation under the FAO Digital Village Initiative. In particular, presentation 3 will bring in experience in “Leveraging multi-partnerships to enable digital solutions for agriculture finance: The case of Uganda“. Please see the […]

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