Please join us for the next Financial Inclusion and the Law Series teleconference event on July 22 at noon.  We will explore issues relating to access to finance for agriculture-based communities.  All are welcome to join the call (this is a conference call, not a webcast).  Please RSVP based on the details below:


The International Microfinance and Financial Inclusion Committee (MAFIC) of the International Section of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA)

Financial Inclusion and the Law Series

Agriculture-based Communities and Access to Financial Services a discussion with Michelle BucklesSustainable Finance Director at the Rainforest Alliance and Richard LeftleyChief Executive Officer at MicroEnsure

The speakers will explore financial security in agriculture-based communities, with particular emphasis on small farming enterprises, including an overview of how financial service providers are meeting their needs.


Tuesday, July 22, 2014
12:00pm to 1:00pm



Dial – in: 866-640-4044

Participant Code: 45792#


Invite your colleagues • "Walk-ups" welcome


To learn more about MAFIC, please visit

For speaker bios, click on their organization’s websites:  Michelle Buckles, and Richard Leftley