This Newsletter edition covers brief highlights of programme activities that were undertaken during the period. Traditionally, the main activities of AFRACA revolved around its mandate and in line with its strategic pillars. Notable activities that took place during the period include AFRACA Best Practice Conference on Rural and Agricultural Finance September 20-3rd October 2019, Nairobi, Kenya, The 4th SAM Conference in Burkina Faso, 21st -25th October 2019 and the 6th World Congress on Rural and Agricultural Finance 12-13 November 2019. The activities were highly impactful-learning-wise, but most importantly were the strategic partnerships and synergies that were forged during these events which will go a long way in shaping AFRACA’s future activities.