Interviews

Comment le financement mixte s'inscrit-il dans le Programme de financement social de l'OIT ?

Le CTA a rencontré Craig Churchill, Patricia Richter et Pranav Prashad, de l'OIT. L'Organisation internationale du Travail (OIT) souhaite également s'associer au CTA dans le but de stimuler le financement mixte en faveur de l'agriculture (Blending4Ag) dans une optique de développement durable.

Le financement mixte devient-il une approche dominante pour les institutions de financement du développement (IFD) ?

Dans cette interview, Paul Horrocks, l'un des experts contributeurs pour l'événement Blending4Ag exprime son opinion sur le statu quo et les défis du financement mixte dans l'agriculture, ainsi que sur les IFD.

Mechanising Indian agriculture - Adwytya Dal

A lack of access to modern farming machinery has long held back India’s smallholders from achieving better productivity and income. And at a time when urbanisation is pulling a once large pool of available labour away from agriculture, the problem has taken a fresh twist. EM3 Agri Services CEO Adwitya Dal explains how its pay-per-use mechanisation service is enabling farmers to overcome that hurdle, and how blended finance has helped.

Hedging currency risk for agriculture - Harald Hirschhofer

Harald Hirschhofer, Senior Advisor at TCX Fund, explains how foreign exchange movements represent a major but often underestimated risk for producers, processors and traders of agricultural produce and the institutions that lend to them – and how TCX’s offering of long-term FX hedges and synthetic local currency loans can help the sector mitigate this risk affordably.

Blended finance matchmaking service set to go live

Joan Larrea talks about Convergence Finance, a new platform that will act in part as a matchmaker between public, private and philanthropic investors seeking partners for blended finance structures. Set to go fully live in the next couple of months, it expects agriculture to be a major focus of its efforts.