NpM has conducted research on the use of geodata to develop financial services to smallholder farmers. The aim of the report is to increase impact investor engagement through the example of six selected projects. The report presents positive results: higher production, increased repayment rate, improved accuracy of credit scoring, reduced processing time and reduced operational costs.
This report contains challenges encountered in the implementation of geodata applications, the role of technical, organisational and cross-cutting factors in the developements of geodata, and the investor’s perspective.
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