Tuesday
December 15
2020

USAID Announces New Partnership With Root Capital, Keurig Dr Pepper, and Ezrah Charitable Trust to Protect Supply Chains and Agribusiness Amid COVID-19

Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced the Feed the Future Partnership for Sustainable Supply Chains, a new collaboration with Root Capital, Keurig Dr Pepper, and Ezrah Charitable Trust to help small agricultural businesses around the world stay afloat during the pandemic of COVID-19 and rebuild in its wake. The U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) will complement the partnership with a $35 million loan guarantee.

Photo courtesy of Jérémy Stenuit.

Source: ReliefWeb (link opens in a new window)

Categories
Agriculture, Coronavirus
Tags
agribusiness, coronavirus, smallholder farmers, supply chain, sustainability