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.
IGD Executive Vice-President Leila Ndiaye was a guest on VOA Afrique Washington Forum, where she offered insight on the launch of the African Continental Free Trade Zone.
The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) will embark on a four-city roadshow tour from April 18-May 1, 2018, across the United States aimed at re-shaping perceptions on doing business in Africa to bolster U.S. trade and investment and forge stronger connections between U.S. and African business leaders in… Read More
IGD announced in a press release their sponsorship line up for its four-city U.S. roadshow tour to spur trade and investment in Africa.
Read the latest newsletter from the Initiative for Global Development for the month of March 2018.
For registrants attending the U.S. Roadshow Tour, IGD has selected preferred hotels for the New York City, Des Moines, and Houston roadshow stops.
Unique online platform helps smallholder farmers in Africa finance their agricultural projects Ivorian entrepreneurs Serge and Fred Zamblé are changing the way that Africa— and the wider global community— supports and bolsters agricultural entrepreneurship. In 2016, they officially launched Seekewa, an internet platform dedicated to financing small agricultural… Read More