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    Document | June 2015 | Oxford Policy Management, FSD Africa

Towards Impact-Oriented Measurement (IOM) Systems for the FSD Network

SSA | Programming

This summary is a consultation document. It forms part of a year-long assignment, which was commissioned by FSD Africa to facilitate peer learning among the nine FSDs in Africa, help them adopt more robust approaches, and develop a crisper message across the FSDs...

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    Document | June 2015 | Accenture Development Partnerships, Paul A. M. Musoke, Mark Napier

Seeking Sustainable Change in Africa’s Financial Systems

SSA | Change management | Services markets

Launched on 4 June 2015 alongside the World Economic Forum in Cape Town, this report is the result of a research by FSD Africa in conjunction with the Accenture Development Partnerships (ADP). Despite strong evidence of the potential for large market revenue from low...

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    Document | June 2015 | Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA).

Africa Agriculture Status Report 2015

Africa | Agriculture / rural finance | Financial Inclusion

This is Africa Agriculture Status Report 2015 by AGRA on Youth in Agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa. The report is a comprehensive detailed analysis of the inter-relations between Youth and Agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa(SSA). It lays down the landscape for the...

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    Document | May 2015 | PlaNet Finance Group

Payroll Lending Review – Zambia

SSA | Zambia | Credit | Microfinance | Payroll lending

This report documents the results of an assessment of the payroll lending sector in Zambia. The study was commissioned by FSD Africa on behalf of the Bank of Zambia and was carried out between July and November 2014. The study forms part of a broader theme of work...

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    Document | May 2015 | The World Bank Group

Innovative Finance for Development Solutions

Global | Financial literacy

This is a briefing on innovative financial tools for development solutions. It is an initiative of the World Bank Group. It seeks to explain what Innovative finance is by highlighting that it needs to generate additional development funds by tapping new funding sources,...

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    Document | April 2015 | Microinsurance network, Munich Re Foundation

The Landscape of Microinsurance Africa 2015

Africa | Insurance

This is a preliminary briefing note published by Microinsurance network and Munich Re Foundation  after a study by the Micro Insurance Centre with support from Making Finance Work for Africa and GIZ. It provides an analytical overview of some of the key insights and...

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    Document | March 2015 | Nathan Associates

National Small Business Survey of Uganda

Uganda | Credit | SME finance

This study identifies constraints to MSME growth in Uganda with a focus on access to finance, infrastructure, business development services, markets and technology.

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