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Workshop Engaged ContourGlobal Africa in Building Capacity to Enhance Impact to Achieve Inclusive Growth//

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As global energy company ContourGlobal (CG) seeks to strengthen its operations in Africa and enhance impact to achieve inclusive growth, representatives of CG Africa participated in a two-day workshop that highlighted emerging trends and best practices in sustainability practices. Helen Mant and Adrienne Gifford, Senior Advisors at the Initiative for Global… Read More

Three Ways African Businesses Can Step into the World-Class Space//

Categories: Featured , IGD Members , Infrastructure , Perspectives

Three Ways African Businesses Can Step into the World-Class Space By Abdu Mukhtar, Chief Strategist, Dangote Group   (Photo via Dangote Group) Africa’s recent economic boom has given rise to greater economic growth and a stronger African private sector. Despite this, some investors still hold a negative perception of doing… Read More

Mohammed Dewji Awarded Person of the Year by Forbes Africa//

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We’re proud to announce that Frontier Leader Mohammed Dewji was awarded the Person of the Year 2015 Award by Forbes Africa. His company, Mohammed Enterprise Tanzania Limited (MeTL), is one of the largest industrial conglomerates in East Africa. A strong advocate for business driven development, Dewji empowers Tanzanian communities by… Read More

Jane Nelson and Zahid Torres-Rahman: Business and the Sustainable Development Goals – Building Blocks for Success at Scale//

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By Jane Nelson, Director, CSR Initiative, Harvard Kennedy School, and Zahid Torres-Rahman, Founder and Director, Business Fights Poverty Business Fight Poverty and the CSR Initiative at the Harvard Kennedy School launched a new report on business and its role in the SDGs. IGD was a proud sponsor of the launch… Read More