Rural finance

Key questions to build a robust and sustainable APEX

Handbook for apexes and their partners, based on lessons learned from SIDI‘s apex partners.

In partnership with F3E, 2017

Prefinancing mechanisms in fair trade

Factsheets for companies and producer organizations. Study conducted by CERISE and published in 2015 by the Platform for Fair Trade in partnership with Max Havelaar France and Ethiquable. The study identifies the main financing options available in Europe for pre-financing of fair trade contracts.


Producer’s organizations & financial institutions – a guide


In French only.

This guide explores how to reinforce partnerships between producer organizations and rural finance institutions. Developed in partnership with SupAgro and IRAM.