Agriculture

In a changing climate, technology provides a lifeline for farmers

In a changing climate, technology provides a lifeline for farmers

Why we’re investing in Pula to support agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia By Rob Stevens and Amee Parbhoo Smallholder farmers...

Will fintech realize its potential for financial inclusion?

Will fintech realize its potential for financial inclusion?

By Michael Schlein Later this month, the World Bank will release the standard measurement on global progress toward financial inclusion: the...

Can public-private partnerships boost disaster resilience?

Can public-private partnerships boost disaster resilience?

How the government of India, Swiss Re, and others are collaboratively combating climate change-related risk As many know too painfully...

The Paygo team at work on their smart meter for cooking gas

7 Fintech Trends to Watch in 2018

Insights from a global seed-stage investor in fintech for the underserved By Amee Parbhoo We’re in the middle of a fintech...

Checking In With the Startup That’s Revolutionizing Kenyan Agriculture

Checking In With the Startup That’s Revolutionizing Kenyan Agriculture

Portfolio Engagement: Accion Venture Lab Visits Apollo Agriculture By Coryell Stout Venture Lab recognizes that support beyond capital is critical to...

Q&A: Bridging the Financial Services Gap for Rural and Agricultural Customers

Q&A: Bridging the Financial Services Gap for Rural and Agricultural Customers

Rural finance is on the agenda during European Microfinance Week Far from the bustling financial centers of the city, people...

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Monsoon

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Monsoon

They are referred to locally as ‘the rains.’ The monsoon season in India is officially from June through September and...