GIRSAL is a non-bank financial Institution incorporated as a private company in Ghana. Our objective is to de-risk agricultural financing by the financial institutions, by issuing agricultural credit guarantee instruments - to enhance the total amount of credit to the agricultural and agribusiness sectors.
GIRSAL's principal shareholder is the Ministry of Finance, and has seed funding from the Bank of Ghana and the African Development Bank (AfDB).
GIRSAL supports financial institutions' lending to producers, processors, marketers, and other related services such as input providers within selected agricultural value chains.
We also facilitate technical support to farmer groups and agri-business in theses value chains, to build their capacity, and prepare them to access loan facilities.Read more