NGOs and government ministries striving to strengthen local agricultural economies in financially and/or environmentally sustainable ways.
Financial institutions looking to increase profitability and support the local economy by providing financial services in rural areas including the agriculture sector, or seeking to improve the profitability of their existing agriculture portfolio.
Competitive and sustainable companies along the agriculture value chain that have better access to markets, financing and business development services.
Increased revenue for financial institutions resulting from a sustainable and scalable agriculture financing strategy and improved loan portfolio performance.
Skills, models and toolkits to continue developing agribusiness and finance profitably and sustainably into the future.
Strategies, products and programmes built upon expertise in agriculture value chains and agriculture finance including:
Through appropriate programme design, financing mechanisms and capacity building, we equip agribusinesses and other value chain actors with the necessary capital and skills to turn opportunities into reliable and sustainable sources of income for farmers, business owners and their employees.
Name: Cathelijne van Melle
Title: Senior Consultant, Sustainable Business Practices