Experts Meeting 2016 (Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania) – Video Collection

The Netherlands Platform for Inclusive Finance (NpM), AgriProFocus and the Food & Business Knowledge Platform (F&BKP) organised 3 expert meetings between 21 – 28 July about their research ‘Finance for Smallholders: Opportunities for risk management by linking financial institutions and producer organisations’. The meetings took place in Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania and were aimed to share the enormous wealth of knowledge and information that resulted from the research.

Here you can find the highlights of the experts meeting from each country and also the video about NpM’s visit to Nucafe.

Highlights of the Experts Meeting 2016

Nucafe

One of the cases the research analyzed is NUCAFE, a coffee organisation in Uganda. Just over 170.000 farmers have joint NUCAFE, they are organised in regional producer organisations and a national cooperative, they have their own storage facilities and roasting plant. Here is the video of Josien Sluijs, Director NpM, on her visit to Nucafe in Uganda.

Uganda

The first meeting was held on July 21st in Kampala, Uganda.                          

Tanzania

The second meeting was held on July 26th in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Kenya

The third and last meeting was held on July 28st in Nairobi, Kenya.