Listen to the first “Making Farming Cool!” podcast featuring Dr. Abdu Mukhtar, Group Chief Strategy Officer of Dangote Industries Limited.
IGD hosted a Capitol Hill reception with Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank, on April 20, in the Rayburn House Office Building Foyer in Washington, DC.
Read a joint blog by Helen Mant, IGD’s Senior Advisor for Advisory, and Mary Jane Potter, Managing Director at Innovare Finance, on innovative finance offerings to help bridge the “missing middle” finance gap.
The private sector, whether as the market driver, technology provider or distribution partner, can play a much greater role in reducing post-harvest loss (PHL) in Africa. The “Building a Business Case for Nigerian Tomatoes” blog series explores the role business can play in addressing challenges that exist in Nigeria’s… Read More
By Helen Mant It is estimated that less than a quarter of adults have access to formal financial services in Africa. The lack of access to financial institutions makes it difficult for low-income consumers to make sustainable investments in their families and businesses. To address this, mobile technology is… Read More
The IGD Advisory team has partnered with the Rockefeller Foundation (RF)’s YieldWise Initiative since 2013 to reduce global waste, spoilage and post-harvest loss (PHL) in Africa. Our work with YieldWise aims to equip RF’s implementing partners with the strategic knowledge and private sector connections to carry out a market-based… Read More