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Promote Small and Medium Enterprise

RAF will serve the segment as an implementing and learning agency for financial inclusion in the SME sector and to forge effective partnerships with other actors in the broader financial inclusion ecosystem.

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Undertake feasibility studies

With an aim to deepen focus and understand the needs of Small and Medium enterprise (SME) development and to promote efficiency, RAF will invest in research and development, technical, market potential assessment and feasibility studies, while simultaneously accessing the efficiency and outreach capabilities of emerging advancements in value chain technology, customer experience, and data applications.

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Build access to market and finance

As a promoter of innovation RAF will aggressively act in providing matching grants, loans or in implementing novel finance models such as but not limited to the blended finance model to co-fund vital and innovative business models and technologies serving the needs of low-income individuals, micro-entrepreneurs and small and medium sized businesses.

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Develop and analyse value chains

The Foundation will pay special attention to building and strengthening business, across the value chain. We will partner with the private sector, small farmers, donors and investors to design and deploy scalable, replicable business solutions that enable small producers, poultry farming, aquaculture etc. to profitably and sustainably supply their products to buyers in local and global markets.