The AGRI3 Fund is enabling farmers to switch from poor yielding crops to more lucrative and sustainable pepper cultivation, by investing in sustainable pepper farming in Chongqing, China. Rabobank and the Chongqing Agricultural Chain Corporation gathered on April 13th to launch the AGRI3 Fund project.
The AGRI3 Fund was initiated by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and Rabobank. The investments focus on farms that pursue more sustainable practices, including forest protection and improving rural livelihoods. FOUNT is an Investment Adviser to the Fund, together with Cardano Development and Mirova.
Read more on the project in the press release from Rabobank of December 22, 2020 Rabobank-closes-transactions-with-de-risking-by-AGRI3-Fund.pdf