Rural Credit Programme Assessment

BFC evaluated prospects for sustainability of the ZIARI credit programme for small farmers and alternatives. Also, our consultants developed strategies for the development of a sustainable credit programme.

The assignment involved:

  • Conducting an operational and financial assessment of ZIARI;
  • Determining the breakeven point at which ZIARI would reach financial self-sufficiency;
  • Developing a strategy for a sustainable programme or other support mechanisms to serve the credit needs of organic farmers and processors and other small farmers in Georgia.