Fairer Economies

How geospatial datasets can improve lending to India's farmers

A farmer uses his oxen to till his land in front of a satellite dish set up in an adjacent field in Narayangaon September 28, 2012.   REUTERS/Vivek Prakash (INDIA - Tags: TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY SOCIETY SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS TELECOMS ANIMALS AGRICULTURE)

The majority of smallholder farmers worldwide lack access to credit. Image: Reuters/Vivek Prakash

Yogesh Patil
Chief Executive Officer, Skymet Weather
Aanchal Saxena
Project Specialist, Food Innovation Hub, World Economic Forum
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By leveraging these digital agri-lending solutions, farmers can benefit from efficient loan processing.
By leveraging these digital agri-lending solutions, farmers can benefit from efficient loan processing. Image: Skymet Weather

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