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AGA 2012__ Presentation by Roland Gross

AGA 2012__ Presentation by Roland Gross

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Breakout group 1 on finance for food__ "Rural Finance - Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow"

Breakout group 1 on finance for food__ "Rural Finance - Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow"

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Published by: Global Donor Platform for Rural Development on Feb 18, 2013
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Rural Finance Yesterday
Today - Tomorrow
Breakout Group Finance for FoodGlobal Donor Platform for Rural DevelopmentRoland Gross (Deutsche Gesellschaft für InternationaleZusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH)January 2013
Seite 2
1.Introduction2.Old and New Paradigms in Rural Finance
 Approaches and Services in Rural Finance
4.Potential Role of Partners5.Examples from German Development Cooperation6.Impact Measurement in Rural Finance7.Further Readings
Seite 3
1. Introduction - Recent Trends in Rural Development
Increasing demand for food/ agricultural products due to:
Growing population
Migration to urban centres
Emerging urban middle class with changing consumption patterns
Growing demand for biofuels
Increase in private sector investments into international value chains inagriculture and forestry
Due to increasing demand and prices for agricultural commodities as well asliberalization of agricultural trade in the last decades
Reduction of transaction cost for doing business due to availably of IT
technologies also in rural areas
Emerging opportunities for FI and businesses in ruralareas

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