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The Multilateral Investment Fund is a laboratory for experimenting, pioneering, and taking risks to empower dynamic entrepreneurs and poor and vulnerable populations - their businesses, their farms, and their households.

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March 4, 2015

Capital emprendedor en la agricultura ¿Es posible? Conoce nuestro proyecto con Sembrador, una sociedad administradora de fondos chilena especializada en la agroindustria, la cual se asoció con nosotros para reducir la brecha de financiamiento a agroempresarios e incorporar la innovación y el avance tecnológico a la agricultura de pequeña escala. #VentureCapital

Mar, 3 2015

El futuro de los microseguros ¿alianzas público-privadas?

Shoshana Grossman-Crist

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Feb, 28 2015

3, 2, 1… Welcome to the new MIF website

Georg Neumann

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Feb, 26 2015

Microseguros en Latinoamérica ¿Dónde estamos y hacia dónde vamos?

Sarah Ebrahimi

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Feb, 18 2015

La innovación social: una vía para el desarrollo

Cesar Buenadicha

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Feb, 5 2015

The MIF in Jamaica: Small businesses, small country, small projects... large impact

Winsome Leslie

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Feb, 4 2015

Toward a smarter generation of public-private partnerships

David Bloomgarden

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The MIF partnered with the Rainforest Alliance to implement a pioneering pilot effort to mitigate emissions of CO2 in a 717,000-hectare area in the Mayan Biosphere Reserve.

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