After her traditional words of welcome, Mrs. Leena LINDQVIST hailed the massive presence of women and the level of general mobilization of rural actors, all of which seem to reflect the challenges of financing agriculture.
She also suggested that the agricultural sector is one of ICCO's priorities for action and that the financing constraints of Agriculture in Mali, amply justify the holding of the Agricultural Finance Fair. For Ms. LINDQVIST, this show is a niche that will certainly provide solutions to the problem of financing agriculture.
She also invited the two negotiating parties (project sponsors and financing institutions) to have more flexibility and concessions in order to guarantee the success of the Fair.
Finally, she welcomed the partners and sponsors of FINAGRI for their vision
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