In the latest Africa Investment Rising video spotlight, Helen Hai, CEO of Made in Africa Initiative, outlined steps that African countries can take to create millions of jobs for young people expected to enter the job market in Africa.
Yearly Archives: 2017
Read the latest newsletter from the Initiative for Global Development for the month of February 2017.
In a video spotlight, IGD President Dr. Mima S. Nedelcovych outlines why this year’s forum is critical in mobilizing private sector action to create jobs and address the youth bulge in Africa.
IGD introduces its first blog in a blog series focusing on harnessing a collective business voice to address Post-Harvest Loss and improving efficiencies in Nigeria’s tomato value chain.
L-R: Steve Radelet, Georgetown University’s Director of Global Human Development Program at the School of Foreign Service; Dr. Mima S. Nedelcovych, President of the Initiative for Global Development (IGD); Florizelle Liser, CEO of the Corporate Council on Africa (CCA); and Salem… Read More
The private sector, whether as the market driver, technology provider or distribution partner, can play a much greater role in reducing post-harvest loss (PHL) in Africa. The “Building a Business Case for Nigerian Tomatoes” blog series explores the role business can play in addressing challenges that exist in Nigeria’s tomato… Read More