Negative investment perceptions still prevail among some global investors. The second of five episodes in the “Changing Perception” series on investing in Africa highlights “Real Vs. Perceived Risks and Dealing with Corruption in Africa”.
The Initiative for Global Development is re-releasing its video series, “Changing Perceptions – Addressing the Misperceptions of Investing in Africa”. Produced in 2014, the video series offers insights from IGD Frontier Leaders, leading CEOs and senior executives who exposed the tremendous opportunities and realities of investing in Africa.
In an effort to harness the enormous potential of Africa’s agriculture sector, the 7th African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) explored innovations and actions to ensure smallholder farmers and small rural agriculture businesses drive and benefit from agricultural transformation on the continent. Dr. Mima S. Nedelcovych, President and CEO of… Read More
Read the latest “Word from Washington”, a periodic blog post highlighting news and legislative updates from IGD’s Governmental Affairs Office.
IGD issued a press release on the its Fall Frontier 100 Forum on October 11-12, 2017, in Washington, DC, where African and global business leaders will convene to drive action on unlocking greater U.S. investment in Africa and African mid-sized companies for sustainable development and inclusive growth.
In the latest blog on the Africa Investment Rising platform, EMPEA’s Robert W. van Zwieten, President & CEO and Isabelle Diop, Senior Research Analyst, highlight how private equity fund managers are strategically employing creative approaches to overcome obstacles and deliver globally competitive returns.