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What it takes to develop and manage a digitally-enabled field force
Read Mercy Corps’ learnings and insights on how to develop and manage a successful digitally-enabled agricultural field force, an approach that was key to...
September 9, 2020
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Making digital financial solutions relevant and accessible for Zambian smallholder farmers
In 2015, Mercy Corps launched the AgriFin Accelerate (AFA) Programme; a six-year, $24 million project with an ambitious goal of reaching one million farmers...
May 21, 2020
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Four Years of Learnings from Tanzania
For the last five years, AgriFin Accelerate(AFA) and partners designed and deployed digital platforms that enabled farmers in Tanzania access finances, information and learning...
February 22, 2020
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Building Zambia’s first Digital Financial Services Platform for smallholder farmers
MercyCorps’ AgriFin Accelerate program worked with the Zambia National Commercial Bank, as an innovation partner by developing a farmer-centric product and business modeling as...
September 1, 2019
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6 Strategies to Promote Digital Financial Product Adoption Among Youth
HaloYako is a digitally enabled saving service in Tanzania offered by Halotel, an MNO in partnership with FINCA Microfinance Bank and supported in part...
August 1, 2019
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Youth in Agriculture: A New Generation Leverages Technology
Mercy Corps AgriFin Accelerate found, 90 percent of farmers ages 18 to 35 in Kenya have high levels of engagement with information and communication...
July 1, 2019
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