Access to Finance


AgroBIG has three channels for loan funds: The Women & Youth Loan Fund (WYLF), Cooperative Loan Fund (CLF) and a revolving loan fund with the Amhara Credit and Savings Institute (ACSI) from AgroBIG Phase I.

AgroBIG offers financial services to assist producers, buyers and processors develop their businesses. The purpose of the loans is to strengthen the financial solidity and solvency of cooperatives as well as enterprises of women and youth, and groups of women and youth.


The purpose of the Matching Grant Fund is to provide value chain actors access to finance and financial services in order to strengthen the competitiveness and sustainability of their enterprises through value addition. Innovative activities are encouraged.