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ABOUT THE INITIATIVE FOR GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT

 

Founded in 2003 by Bill Gates Sr. and other US business leaders, the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) advises, educates and promotes US and African private sector in order to advance Africa’s economic growth and sustainable development.

We envision an Africa with thriving, impactful businesses that create inclusive growth and where business leaders are a positive force in shaping Africa’s future. Since our founding in 2003, IGD has successfully designed and executed key initiatives to deliver business solutions and development impact in Africa.

 

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