• In the Media

    USAID FinGAP – GIPC Agriculture and Agribusiness Forum 2017

    The USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project (USAID FinGAP) and the Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC) jointly organized and hosted an Agriculture and Agribusiness Forum 2017 at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra on October 3, 2017.  The Forum, which was held under the theme ”Agro-Investment: Driving Development and Opportunity along the Agricultural Value Chain”, was designed to attract increased private sector investment to transform Ghana’s agriculture sector. Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President of the Republic of Ghana delivered the keynote address at the Forum which was launched by Robert P. Jackson, United States Ambassador to Ghana. Minister of Food and Agriculture…

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    USAID FinGAP – GIPC joint Agriculture and Agribusiness Forum 2017

    Coming Up: USAID FinGAP – GIPC Joint Agriculture and Agribusiness Forum 2017 The USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project (USAID FinGAP) and the Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC) will jointly host an Agriculture and Agribusiness Forum on October 3, 2017 at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra. Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President of the Republic of Ghana and Robert P. Jackson, the United States Ambassador to Ghana, will address the Forum to be attended by over 300 delegates. The Forum which is being held under the theme ”Agro-Investment: Driving Development and Opportunity along the Agricultural Value Chain” provides an excellent opportunity for…

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    USAID FinGAP Awards

    The Feed the Future USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project (USAID FinGAP) has awarded 10 financial institutions and four Business Advisory Service (BAS) providers for facilitating and disbursing financing into the maize, rice, and soy value chains from January 2014 to May 2017. USAID FinGAP awards financial institutions & other

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    Graphic Business Highlights USAID FinGAP’s Partnership with Builsa Community Bank

    USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project’s work with Builsa Community Bank opens financing opportunities for smallholder farmers in northern Ghana. Read the full story in the Graphic Business report from May 2, 2017: Graphic Business May 2 2017 – Builsa Community Bank

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    Daily Graphic Reports on USAID FinGAP Agribusiness Investment Summit

    Daily Graphic reports on USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project’s 2017 Agribusiness Investment Summit held in Accra on May 4, 2017. Full story can be found below: Daily Graphic – FinGAP Investment Summit May 4 2017

  • Events

    Palladium Making Strategic Financing Work for Agriculture

    On May 4, 2017, Palladium’s USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture (USAID FinGAP) hosted its 4th annual Ghana Agribusiness Investment Summit in Accra, the theme of which is “Making Strategic Financing Work for Agriculture.” An estimated 300 members of the country’s agribusiness, transaction advisory, financial institution and investment elite were in attendance, along with representatives of the US and Ghanaian governments, donor community, and international investors.  USAID FinGAP is a US $22M investment platform managed by Palladium on behalf of USAID Ghana.  The goal of USAID FinGAP is to channel financing and investment to maize, rice and soy small, medium and large…

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    USAID FinGAP Awards Partners for Increased Agriculture Financing

    The Feed the Future USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project (USAID FinGAP) has awarded its partners, Financial Institutions and Business Advisory Service (BAS) providers for increased agriculture financing in Ghana. The awards ceremony was held during a networking reception hosted by USAID FinGAP on the eve the 4th Annual Ghana Agribusiness Investment Summit at the Kempinski Hotel, Accra. USAID FinGAP Awards Partners for Increased Agriculture Financing

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    Business and Financial Times Reports on USAID FinGAP Mini Summit

    Mini Summit on feed and poultry production held by USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project in Sunyani on March 16, 2017 opens financing opportunities for increased production of local poultry. Read the full story below: B&FT March 28 2017 – Cost of borrowing killing poultry industry

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    USAID FinGAP Facilitates $110 million in Private Capital Agribusiness Finance

    USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project facilitates US $110 million in private capital agribusiness finance. Read the full story in the March 14, 2017 edition of the Business & Financial Times newspaper: USAID Facilitates US$110m private capital

  • Announcements

    USAID-FinGAP Releases 2016 Agribusiness Summit Booklet

    Each year, the USAID-FinGAP project shares information about its mission, activities, and agribusiness opportunities at a finance and investment summit in Accra, Ghana. The primary audiences at this event are international and domestic investors, participating financial intermediaries (PFIs), business advisory service (BAS) provider firms and consultants, and agribusinesses. Secondary audiences include donor agencies, agribusiness development practitioners, the Government of Ghana, and educational entities which participate in the growth of Ghana’s agricultural sector by serving the following fields: investment attraction, BAS, financial services and intermediation, economic/financial sector policy, and food security. To attract and inform these groups of the agribusiness and…