Innovations in support of rural transformation
As the world focuses on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, IFAD is championing a number of innovative programmes and platforms in support of a world without hunger and poverty.
From climate change adaptation and weather insurance, to increasing development impacts through remittances, the following programmes, initiatives, facilities and platforms are aimed at diversifying IFAD’s portfolio and channelling critically needed finance and support to smallholder farmers and rural people.
Browse some of our main initiatives and facilities below:
Adaptation for Smallholder Agriculture Programme (ASAP)
Agri-Business Capital (ABC) Fund
China-IFAD South-South and Triangular Cooperation Facility
The China-IFAD South-South and Triangular Cooperation Facility was established in February 2018 and is the first Facility in IFAD dedicated to SSTC.
IFAD’s Rural Poor Stimulus Facility
Given the magnitude of the challenge presented by this crisis, IFAD has launched a multi-donor COVID-19 Rural Poor Stimulus Facility (RPSF) to improve the resilience of rural livelihoods by ensuring timely access to inputs, information, markets and liquidity.
The Climate and Commodity Hedging to Enable Transformation (CACHET)
Platform for Agricultural Risk Management (PARM)
Insurance for Rural Resilience and Economic Development (INSURED)
International Land Coalition (ILC)
Facility for Refugees, Migrants, Forced Displacement and Rural Stability (FARMS)
Indigenous Peoples Assistance Facility
The Indigenous Peoples Assistance Facility (IPAF) is an innovative funding instrument that indigenous communities can use to find solutions to the challenges they face.