The Common Fund for Commodities (CFC) participated at the Conference “Africa Works! 2016 - Innovation in Finance” on 10 and 11 November at the Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam. CFC was a Network Partner in this conference that was organized by the Netherlands African Business Council (NABC). CFC presented its publications to the interested participants from Africa and the Netherlands. Participants were government officials from numerous countries, representatives from development financing organization and from the private sector. This event was instrumental in making the intervention offered under the CFC "Open Call for Proposals" known to a wider public among potential African, Dutch and other project initiators.