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Technical Profiles: LWR’s Tripartite Model: Bridging the Rural Financing Gap


LWR’s model creates a three-way partnership among LWR, local farmers’ organizations and the financial institutions that were previously beyond their reach. LWR provides the “missing link” to connect these smallholder farmers with lenders by providing an initial, partial loan guarantee to the financial institution as incentive to lend to the farmer.

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