Private equity fund unveils US$9.19m to support agribusinesses in Uganda

Private equity fund unveils US$9.19m to support agribusinesses in Uganda

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UGANDA – The Yield Uganda Investment Fund, an European Union (EU) backed agribusiness impact fund has injected US$9.19 million (UGX34bn) into Uganda’s agribusiness sector. The new financing follows the joining of Soros Economic Development Fund, part of Open Society Foundation (OSF) and…

Rwanda partners with IFAD in US$24.7m project to enhance climate resilience

Rwanda partners with IFAD in US$24.7m project to enhance climate resilience

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RWANDA – The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) has partnerd with Rwanda in a new US$24.7 million project that aims to improve food and nutrition security, climate resilience and raise incomes by increasing production.   The projects dubbed “Kayonza Irrigation and Integrated…

AfDB approves US$113.42m to facilitate agriculture commercialisation in Africa

AfDB approves US$113.42m to facilitate agriculture commercialisation in Africa

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AFRICA – The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a US$113.42 million partial credit guarantee for the development of commercial agriculture projects across the continent. In a statement, AfDB said the funding will be disbursed into various countries through the African Agriculture…