Akaboxi Limited Company
Digital financial inclusion for Uganda’s smallholder farmers
Akaboxi offers a full package solution providing credit scoring, proper bookkeeping, training in climate change, finance, and smart agriculture. They provide a market for farmer’s products, affordable insurance and improved agricultural inputs.
They earn interest from financial support extended to small holder farmers. A monthly subscription fee charged for every user of the Akaboxi tech system and commission on products.
Ondernemers Voor Ondernemers (OVO) coaches the enterprise and supports fine-tuning of business model and financial plans.
SASAKAWA provides funding to Akaboxi for digitising over 12 saving groups in 5 regions impacting over 900 small holder farmers in rural communities.
The SEED Low Carbon Awards 2021 in Ghana, India, Indonesia, South Africa, Thailand and Uganda are sponsored by the International Climate Initiative (IKI) of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU).