In the aftermath of Britain’s decision to exit the European Union, Dr. Hippolyte Fofack, Chief Economist of the African Export-Import Bank, weighs in on Brexit’s economic and financial impact on African economies.
IGD President Mima S. Nedelcovych moderated a panel on “Africa’s Agribusiness Revolution” at a June event, sponsored by the U.S.-Africa Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC.
This blog is a recap of the session on “Feed Africa: Transforming Africa’s Agriculture Sector” at the IGD Fall Frontier 100 Forum in Washington, D.C. Moderator: Alan Kasujja, Presenter, Newsday | BBC News The Honorable Dr. Dogo Seck, Secretary General of the Ministry of Agriculture | Republic of Senegal Kapil Kapoor, Ag…. Read More
More than 150 African and global business leaders convened for the IGD Fall Frontier 100 Forum on Oct. 4 and 5 in Washington, under the theme “Unleashing an Enabling Environment for Africa’s Private Sector to Achieve Inclusive Growth”.
An IGD-led delegation of African Development Bank officials and IGD Frontier Leaders met on October 5 with top legislative staffers in the Senate and House of Representatives on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.
Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank, delivered a keynote address to attendees of the Frontier 100 Forum on Oct 5 at the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Mima S. Nedelcovych, President & CEO of the Initiative for Global Development, gives an overview of the Fall Frontier 100 Forum, to be held on Oct. 4-5 in Washington, D.C.
IGD’s Advisory has entered into a new partnership with the Rockefeller Foundation’s YieldWise initiative to engage smallholder farmers and strengthen private sector business linkages to address bottlenecks and improve efficiency in the value chains.