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Elective Course Schedule Grid

The curriculum focuses on strategic views and emerging trends, with the goal of empowering participants to push the field further. Participants will have the opportunity to take up to 4 formal elective courses out of 8 courses offered, covering the fundamentals of good practice and to interact with over 13 world-renowned faculty members. In addition, the program features an assortment of networking meetings, round table discussions, panels, and presentations organized by faculty and fellow participants. The daily schedule is intense, stimulating, and designed to keep everyone lively and on their feet!

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The 2019 Boulder RAFP elective course schedule grid. 

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  Week 1
(July 22-26)
Week 2
(July 29 - August 2)
RAFP Master Class
  COFFEE BREAK (30 minutes)
Agricultural Value Chain Finance for Smallholder Farmers
(Pierre Schonenberg)
Specialized Tools in Agricultural Financing for SMEs
(Rene Verberk)
Public Policies, Programs and Institutions for Agrifinance
(Juan Buchenau)
Agricultural Insurance in Developing Countries: Operational Principles and Good Practices
(Andrea Stoppa)
  LUNCH BREAK (90 minutes)
Financial Methodologies & Techniques for Smallholder and Lowest Income Rural Families
(Oscar Guzmán)
Performance Management in Agricultural Finance Portfolios
(Petronella Chigara-Dhitima)
Agricultural Finance: Opportunities, Emerging Models and Product Design
(Massimo Pera)
Digital Financial Services for Smallholder Families – Features of an Emerging Model
(Nathan Were)

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