Wefarm, a provider of an online platform to connect farmers with each other and leverage the power of their community, raised $11M in Series-A plus funding.
East Africa Fruits Co., a Tanzanian company addressing food distribution challenges to improve efficiencies in the farm-to-market sector, closed Series A equity funding totaling $2.05m.
Tala, a digital lending app company offering unsecured lending via smartphone direct to consumers, raised $110m in Series D funding.
SunFunder, a San Francisco and Tanzania-based emerging market solar finance company, closed a $2.5m Series A equity round of funding. Backers included Khosla Impact, Schneider Electric, and Better Ventures. The company intends to use the funds to to expand its capacity in local markets and substantially grow its loan portfolio. Led by Ryan Levinson, CEO, […]