Whether for profit or social motives - and often both - an increasing number of investors are targeting opportunities in African agriculture. At the same time innovative approaches for deploying aid to support farming businesses linked to smallholders are emerging. This blog provides a snapshot of who is doing what, where and how.

9 February 2010

AgDevCo makes the case for "patient capital"

Chris Isaac of AgDevCo speaking at the Africa Investment Forum in Accra makes the case for "patient capital" to finance agriculture-supporting infrastructure such as feeder roads, reservoirs and electricty reticulation to the farm gate. Download the presentation on the AgDevCo website here.