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Highlights from the #AskAg Twitter Chat on Investing in African Agriculture

Last week, the sound of furious keyboard typing could be heard as our featured experts joined in from Washington, DC, New York, and Nairobi for the #AskAg Twitter Chat, "Making the Case for Investing in African Agriculture." Agrilinks was joined on Twitter by Ben Hubbard, Director of USAID’s Development Credit Authority (DCA); Sean Moore, Senior Portfolio Associate at Acumen Fund; and Nate Shaffran, Vice President of Global Programs, Africa, at Root Capital.

Explore some of the many resources shared by our featured guests and chat participants and read the highlights from the chat below:


Acumen Fund {@acumenfund}

Root Capital {@RootCapital}

EcoAgriculture {@EcoAgPartners}

OPIC.gov {@opicgov}

AgDevCo {@AgDevCo}


DAI {@DAIGlobal}

Luckshmi Sivalingam {@LuckshmiSiva}

Jessica H. Cagley {@jessicahcagley}

Kirsten Weeks {@klweeks}