Agricultural and Rural Finance Training Programme (blended learning: online + in-person)

Agricultural and Rural Finance Training Programme (blended learning: online + in-person)

17/05/2021 - 11/06/2021
Location: Online
Organiser: ADA, MAEE, FAO
Event type: Training

ADA is organising a programme in agricultural and rural finance (FAR 2021) which will be held in 2 sessions:

  • online session from May 17th – June 11th, 2021 (30 seats available)
  • in-person in October, 2021 (15 seats available) (place tbc).

The objective of this new edition in English is to provide a unique forum to explore, reflect and exchange ideas and strategies for the rural and agricultural sector, with a particular focus on the impact of climate change, especially in Africa.

Experts will present specific activities and results, thereby making it possible to both identify and analyse the experiences in order to draw lessons in terms of best practices throughout the globe.

– Online session: free of charge, selection on application.
– In-person session: the 15 best participants in the online session will be automatically accepted for the grant to participate to the in-person session. Grants to participate in the programme are available from the Luxembourg Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs. This grant includes training fees, accommodation and meals during the training week. Participants must cover all other costs (transportation, visa and all other costs).

Deadline to apply: by March 29th, 2021 at the latest.

Find out the eiligibility criteria and get more information here.

This programme is organised by ADA (Appui au Développement Autonome), the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of Luxembourg (MAEE) and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) through the CABFIN project, which aims to improve capacity building in rural finance.