About the event
Event dates: 21-22 Nov 2022
Location: Morelia, Mexico | Online
HighlightsQuote: “2022 will be remembered as one of the most turbulent years of our time as regards food systems under stress. It has affected not only the agri-food sector directly but the broader economics and finance around many agricultural and aquatic value chains.” Dr. Leonard Mizzi, Head of the Sustainable Agri-Food Systems and Fisheries Unit at the European Commission
Experts from over 47 institutions convened at SAFIN’s first hybrid annual event alongside the 7th World Congress on Rural and Agricultural Finance. The current global context was centre-stage at the event, which took place under the theme “Opportunity in an evolving landscape”.
As the world grapples with the worst food crisis in generations, experts from the agriculture and financial sectors convened to discuss how they can work in concert to move more capital towards agricultural SMEs. Attendees at the event participated in 14 business and learning sessions featuring 27 speakers, 13 exhibitions booths, a virtual speed networking café, and two in-person members’ receptions. Read more.