Risk management workshop at CIMB Niaga Indonesia – Managing Palm Oil Risks
29 March 2018
FACS was invited to present at the in-house workshop held by CIMB Niaga Indonesia in Jakarta. This “Managing Palm Oil Risks” is part of a series of events driven by RSPO to engage with the financial sector in Indonesia with the long-term goal of shifting the preference of the targeted banks to actively support sustainable palm oil, and to gradually depart from supporting unsustainable companies.
How can we improve financial inclusion for smallholder farmers in Myanmar?
23 March 2018
This week was the kick-off of the Smart Agriculture Myanmar (SAM) project in Myanmar. The FACS team joined Satelligence, Impact Terra, Wageningen University and CESD for a week of team-building and project planning in Yangon, Myanmar.
CIFOR Research published: Current Practices and Innovations in Smallholder Palm Oil Finance in Indonesia and Malaysia
12 October 2017
Financial Access, together with SNV Netherlands Development Organisation, has undertaken a profound research on past and current policies and financing schemes for oil palm smallholders in Indonesia and Malaysia and prepared a research paper and an info brief which have been published by the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) this month.