Yearly Archives: 2013



Visa Shines a Light on Financially Underserved Rwandans//

Categories: Financial Services , IGD Members , Insights

IGD Frontier Leader, Visa Inc. (in partnership with Access to Finance Rwanda, Bankable Frontier Associates, and Ntare Insights) recently completed an in-depth analysis of the daily cash flows of Rwandan households to better understand their needs and offer product development insights to the financial services sector. The findings suggest that… Read More


Initiative for Global Development Congratulates Interior Secretary Sally Jewell//

Categories: IGD Leadership Council , IGD Members

Former IGD Board Chair and Leadership Council member confirmed by Senate Seattle, WA / Washington, D.C. –  In a statement released April 10, the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) congratulated former board chair and Leadership Council member Sally Jewell for her confirmation as Secretary of the Interior. IGD noted that… Read More


Foreign Aid, Trade, and the Road Ahead//

Categories: Uncategorized

In a recent article at allAfrica.com, Tolu Ogunlesi takes a close look at the current state of affairs in African development aid, arguing for smarter foreign aid policies and encouraging trade and private sector growth: Like Nigeria’s Mr Jonathan, Joyce Banda, Malawi’s president, would like to end this foreign aid… Read More


Foreign Aid, Trade, and the Road Ahead//

Categories: Uncategorized

In a recent article at allAfrica.com, Tolu Ogunlesi takes a close look at the current state of affairs in African development aid, arguing for smarter foreign aid policies and encouraging trade and private sector growth: Like Nigeria’s Mr Jonathan, Joyce Banda, Malawi’s president, would like to end this foreign aid… Read More

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