In Myanmar, where approximately 70% of the population depends on agriculture, improvements in farming technology and techniques – and the credit to access them – are vital to improve earning potential and living conditions.
Proximity Designs is a social enterprise that designs and delivers a range of affordable products to meet the needs of the smallholder farmer. These products include irrigation equipment, crop loans, solar lights and farm advisory services, and are based on a deep understanding of how to boost customers’ productivity and incomes.
Grants Awarded: $250,000
Start Date: April 2015
End Date: Ongoing