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MEDIA ADVISORY: Tomorrow – A Business Discussion Featuring His Highness Muhammadu Sanusi II, Emir of Kano, Nigeria//

Categories: Events , Featured , IGD Members , IGD News , Member News , Press Releases

 ***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** MEDIA ADVISORY: Tomorrow – A Business Discussion Featuring His Highness Muhammadu Sanusi II, Emir of Kano, Nigeria   International Green Structure (IGS) and the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) host a special luncheon with Muhammadu Sanusi II on the occasion of his special visit to Washington D.C…. Read More


FRONTIER 100 FORUM: A PLATFORM FOR BUSINESS-DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT//

Categories: About IGD , Featured , IGD Frontier 100 Forum , IGD News , Invest in Africa

Every year, business leaders from IGD’s Frontier 100 network convene in Africa. Preceding the World Economic Forum (WEF), the event focuses on how business leaders invested in Africa are working to provide sustainable business solutions that contribute to the continent’s development and growth. This year, the Forum takes place in… Read More


NEW HANDBOOK TO ACCELERATE POWER INVESTMENTS IN AFRICA//

Categories: Featured , IGD News , Press Releases , Publications

Press Release ***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** New handbook to Accelerate power investments in africa IGD’s Push to Create More “Standardization” in the Development of Electric Power Projects Results in Booklet Entitled “Understanding Power Purchase Agreements.”   Washington, DC. March 2, 2016. In Africa, more than two-thirds of the population lives without… Read More


POWER TO THE PEOPLE: USING STANDARDIZED PPAS FOR GREATER ACCESS TO ELECTRICITY IN AFRICA//

Categories: Featured , IGD News , Invest in Africa , Power

Learn how the “Understanding Power Purchasing Agreements” handbook can speed up much needed access to electric power in Africa Recent protests on power outages in Ghana to load shedding in South Africa reflect the continuing difficulty that many Africans have accessing electric power. According to statistics, only 24 percent of… Read More


Dr. Mima Nedelcovych Speaking at the 2014 Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Morocco//

Categories: Featured , IGD News , Member News

Over the past week, Dr. Mima Nedelcovych, IGD’s President and CEO, has started his extensive travel through Northern Africa and Europe. His first stop was Morocco, where he was a special speaker at the 2014 Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech, Morocco. This vital summit focuses on the theme: “Harnessing the Power… Read More

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