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Euromoney Article with Rabobank's Chief Executive Wiebe Draijer

“We need new types of finance and solutions to facilitate change in the supply chain… Draijer points to Rabobank’s $1 billion AGRI3 Fund, launched last year, in partnership with the UN Environment Programme” Wiebe Draijer.

World Economic Forum Release on IFACC

AGRI3 Fund is proud to be one of the founding members of The Innovative Finance for the Amazon, Cerrado and Chaco (IFACC) initiative.

An exciting day for AGRI3 Fund at COP26 as part of the ClimateShot campaign

The ClimateShot campaign encourages innovation in financing to support the scaling of private sector-led solutions for people, nature and climate

Fellow ClimateShot allies: Foreign, Commonwealth and Development OfficeCDC Group plcRabobankClarmondial AGAcumen, AGRI3 Fund, Shell FoundationresponsAbility Investments AGSyngenta Foundation for Sustainable AgricultureConvergence Blended FinanceAceli AfricaMirovaAgDevCo60 DecibelsScale for ResilienceFinancial AccessandGreen FundSail VenturesInjaro Investments LimitedCommon Fund for Commodities and more…

Discussion Paper - Scaling up critical finance for sustainable food systems through blended finance

AGRI3 Fund is showcased as a funding setting an example in the sustainable food systems space.

Responsible Investor Article with IDH

AGRI3 Fund’s Technical Assistance Facility Manager IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative features in Responsible Investor on the use of blended finance to address the climate financing gap.

The Green Finance Institute publishes the Dasgupta Review: A Pathway for Action for the Financial Sector

AGRI3 Fund features as a blended finance best practice through de-risking and catalysing transactions that actively prevent deforestation; stimulate reforestation; contribute to efficient sustainable agricultural production; and improve rural livelihoods.

Convergence and SAFIN publish report on Deploying Blended Finance to Mobilize Investment at Scale in Food and Agriculture 

Rabobank closes transactions with de-risking by AGRI3 Fund

PRESS RELEASE 22 DECEMBER 2020
Rabobank, the bank specialized in financial solutions for agribusiness, in partnership with the AGRI3 Fund has just closed two transactions with de-risking by the Fund. The AGRI3 Fund, initiated by UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and Rabobank, facilitates collaboration between public and private parties and aims to unlock USD 1 billion in capital to speed up investment in farms that pursue more sustainable practices, including forest protection and improving rural livelihoods.