This practical guide examines the various applications of the blended finance structuring approach in the gender-lens investing field. The paper provides commentaries on the different components of transaction design, including issue-framing, stakeholder analysis and overviews of relevant financial instruments.
The report is part of a series of technical briefs devised and produced by Chemonics’ Center for Private Sector Engagement, in collaboration with Dalberg and KOIS. The intention of these primers is to provide an evidence base for development practitioners looking to leverage blended finance structures and better engage the private sector in their interventions. Other topics include: agricultural finance, gender lens investing, healthcare services, health supply chains, and sustainable landscapes, and can be found here: https://chemonics.com/resource/blended-finance-technical-briefs/