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Agriculture sector players commit to increase agriculture finance

Published on August 04, 2016

Experts and practitioners in rural and agriculture finance have committed to increase finance in the sector as the international conference on best practices in rural and agriculture concludes in Kigali.

Participants agreed to come up with best ways for access to finance, increase production and cutting down the cost of production in agriculture.

Closing the conference, Dr. Monique Nsanzabaganwa, Vice Governor of the Central Bank of Rwanda said,

Agriculture should not be thought of as a risky business. We should know how to deal with risk and do risk management instead of risk avoidance. I see global brands that are in this sector and are making a lot of money. We need to collaborate, coordinate and come up with innovations to harness that potential including using technology.

Read more. Source | New Times