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  • 2017

  • 26 June : IFAD to invest $33 million in smallholder agribusiness partnerships in Sri Lanka
  • 19 June : Post offices are key to scaling up remittances and financial inclusion in Uganda
  • 16 June : International Day of Family Remittances: IFAD President calls for more support of the families of migrants to help them build a more secure future
  • 14 June : Migrants send home 51 per cent more money than a decade ago lifting millions out of poverty, says new report
  • 7 June : Information technologies can improve the lives of rural poor people in developing countries
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