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09- 10
Dec

Khartoum Sudan

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 to Wednesday, December 10, 2014

IFIF Sudan 2014 focuses on building capabilities to rapidly roll out Islamic finance to key segments and markets in Sudan and across the African continent and is being convened under the theme: Fast-Tracking the Accessibility of Islamic Finance in Africa. IFIF Sudan 2014 will provide an important new platform for the international Islamic finance and […]

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01- 03
Dec

Manama Bahrain

Monday, December 1, 2014 to Wednesday, December 3, 2014

The theme of the 21st Annual WIBC 2014 will focus on “Islamic Finance: Towards the New Paradigm Shift in Global Financial Markets” and will tackle key areas of the Islamic finance sector, including regulatory, strategic, Shari’ah, operational and risk transformation to ensure that the industry is able to build critical mass, expand its geographic reach & depth, […]

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30
Nov
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03
Dec

Tel Aviv Israel

Sunday, November 30, 2014 to Wednesday, December 3, 2014

The Africa-Israel Agricultural Trade Mission will be held from the 30th of November to 3rd of December 2014 in Israel with the aim to share Israel’s world renown expertise in developing successful agricultural and livestock sectors. In turn, the mission will focus on establishing agri-centric business partnerships between Israel and Africa.  Participants will be taken on field visits to […]

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11- 13
Nov

Mexico City Mexico

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 to Thursday, November 13, 2014

From 11 to 13 November 2014, the 10th International Microinsurance Conference will take place in Mexico City. Around 500 participants and experts from around the world will exchange views and discuss the challenges of microinsurance. The participants will include representatives of insurance and reinsurance companies, international organisations, NGOs and development-aid agencies as well as academics, […]

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05- 08
Nov

Italy

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 to Saturday, November 8, 2014

Foundation, in partnership with the Asociación Mexicana de Uniones de Crédito del Sector Social (AMUCSS) and the Multilateral Investment Fund of the Inter American Development Bank Group is pleased to announce that it will be organising a study visit on agricultural microinsurance in Mexico from 5-8 November 2014.  The visit will allow participants to learn […]

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04- 06
Nov

Guayaquil Ecuador

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 to Thursday, November 6, 2014

The Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), member of the IDB Group, has organized the Foromic since 1998 and held a total of 16 forums. Foromic is a space for business and financial innovations, and serves as a platform for microfinance. The topics to be discussed at the event include: SME finance: learning from international experiences; Financial […]

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04- 05
Nov

Johannesburg South Africa

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 to Wednesday, November 5, 2014

The objective of the conference is to understand climate change and its implications for agricultural risk management in Sub-Saharan Africa. Emphasis will be put on the different interventions, tools and strategies that help manage agricultural risks in the short run while building resilience to climate change in longer run. Solution-oriented sessions will be devoted to […]

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01- 02
Nov

United Arab Emirates

Saturday, November 1, 2014 to Sunday, November 2, 2014

The 4th Global Islamic Microfinance Forum objective is to evaluate the scope of Islamic Microfinance and its potential in the developing and under developing countries which will definitely help poor to survive at their best. This forum will open the new horizons, opportunities and innovation for Microfinance industry which will help them in eliminating poverty […]

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31
Oct
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02
Nov

XLRI Jamshedpur India

Friday, October 31, 2014 to Sunday, November 2, 2014

XLRI Jamshedpur, one of the oldest Business Schools in India (www.xlri.ac.in) conducts the 3rd International Workshop on Inclusive Finance in October 31-November 2, 2014. The workshop consists of a series of (i) plenary sessions by distinguished speakers; (ii) thematic panel discussions; (iii) presentations of research papers, (iv) case studies, and (v) felicitation of innovators in the […]

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20
Jun

FAO headquarters Rome Italy

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

FAO and the Investment Centre, with the support of the Legal office have organized a short seminar “Cream of the crop: the use of Grain Warehouse Receipts in agricultural finance” at FAO headquarters on June, 20th 2012. The seminar explored value chain finance with a focus on GWRs, and ways to give farmers easier access […]

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