DEFIC’s research is focused on pertinent issues relating to development, including:

  • Agricultural value chain finance
  • Housing
  • Trade
  • Energy and green finance
  • Social impact bonds
In all our work we collaborate with local and global academic partners to enhance the impact of DEFIC's contributions to the broader community.  Our spheres of influence include:

  • Government policy
  • Private and NGO programme development
  • Implementation in the broader area development finance