Welcome and introduction
Peter Beez, Focal Point for Employment and Income, SDC Michel Evéquoz, Deputy Head West Africa Division, SDC
State of the Art in leveraging the financial sector for promoting high impact solutions for low income populations in rural areas.
Aldo Moauro, Executive Director of Microfinanza Rating
The PAMIGA development approach: Spreading renewable resources access in rural Africa
Renée Chao-Beroff, General Manager PAMIGA Association and Managing Director PAMIGA Finance SA
Case study Mali: Accesss to Water and Renewable Energy, implemented by IMF Pays Dogon
Racine Ly, Program Officer of Pamiga Association, SenegalMathieu
Merceret, Investment Director PAMIGA Finance SA
Case study Ethiopia: Access to Water and Renewable Energy, implemented by Buusa Gonofaa and Wasasa
Amsalu Alemayehu, General Manager Wasasa
Blended Finance or how to leverage the scaling up of social businesses?
Luca Etter, Programme Manager, Global Institutions Division, SDC
Structuring of the PAMIGA Finance SA investment vehicle for access to water and renewable energy
Mathieu Merceret, Investment Director PAMIGA Finance SA
(constituted by the chairman of PAMIGA Finance SA, the investors in PAMIGA Finance, and the Deputy Director of the SDC, Thomas Greminger, Ambassador):expectations, risks, impact evaluation, feedback and perspectives.
Wrap up and Closing
Manuel Sager, Director General of the SDC, Ambassador