​Training Workshop on Rural Finance​

10-12 December 2018 | Kampala, Uganda


​​​Programme




SUNDAY​​​, 9 December 2018 
​17:30-​18:30
Registration and Inauguration
​​​
MONDAY, 10 December 2018

​Session 1
Overview of Agriculture in participating countries;
Policy and institutional framework – Desk / Field Level sharing of experiences on Agriculture lending by Participants 

​Session 2 
Agriculture Credit model in India - Banking structure - Concept of credit planning, Service Area Approach and Priority Sector lending - Lead Bank Scheme – Special Provisions for Financing of Small and Marginal farmers & Institutional Support
​Session 3 
​Principles of Agriculture Credit – Short term and Long Term Agri credit
Approach to Short Term credit – Products, Scales of Finance, Seasonality & Crop Insurance – Kisan (Farmer) Credit Card & its features – Interest Subvention & linking credit with marketing 
​Session 4
Long term Credit- Importance of investment credit, different types of investments, Unit cost, Repayment Capacity, Security & Monitoring -  Potential options

TUESDAY, 11 December 2018​
​Session 1
Concepts on Project Approach to Lending and Appraisal
​Session 2 
​Agri Value Chain Financing – Processing; Warehouse, Negotiable Warehouse Receipt Financing & commodity markets
​Session 3
SME Value Chain Financing in Rural Businesses and Services – Traditional and Innovative Finance Products
​Session 4 
Group Mode of Financing in Agriculture- Concept of Self Help Groups, Joint liability groups & Producer organization – Indian Experience in Micro Finance – Leveraging of Technology

WEDNESDAY, 12 December 2018​

​Session 1
Social Performance Management of different organizations (Corporates,  Banks & Micro Finance Institutions) and sustainability through social performance
​Session 2
Social Performance Indicators, Measurement, Monitoring and Social Audit 
​Session 3
Presentation of Action Plan by Individual Participants and Takeaways
​​Session 4
Feedback, Evaluation and Valediction