Events



EVENT: “New Perspectives for Closing Africa’s Infrastructure Gap”//

Categories: Events , Featured , IGD Frontier 100 Forum

Join the Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa and the Initiative for Global Development for a: CONGRESSIONAL LUNCHEON DISCUSSION “New Perspectives for Closing Africa’s Infrastructure Gap” Monday – October 19, 2015 12:00 – 3:00PM B339 Rayburn House Office Building Capitol Hill – Washington, D.C. The Partnership to Cut Hunger… Read More


Dealing with corruption in Africa: A complex yet surprisingly simple answer//

Categories: Events , Featured , IGD Frontier 100 Forum , IGD Members , Member News

By Dr. Mima Nedelcovych This article is part of our blog series “Celebrating the African Business Narrative: Experiences from the Continent“.  Setting the stage for the Fall Forum, this series focuses on the challenges and opportunities that members of our Frontier Leader Network face when doing business in Africa. These stories were… Read More


IGD Fall Frontier 100 Forum: African Business in the World-Class Space//

Categories: About IGD , Events , Featured , IGD Frontier 100 Forum , Invest in Africa

Every year, IGD convenes top African and global CEOs and senior executives for the Frontier 100 Forum. The Forum provides a platform for participants to discuss business and investment in Africa, particularly focusing on how the power of business can be harnessed to promote inclusive growth. This fall, the Forum… Read More


Blog Series- Africa: Breaking Business Bottlenecks//

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As African economies grow, there are opportunities for investment in all regions. However there are also impediments that make some areas more difficult than others for business to thrive. This blog series explores these bottlenecks and the business solutions that companies throughout the continent are using to address them.  Co-hosted… Read More


LIVE BLOG: LEVERAGING SUCCESSFUL TRAINING MODELS FOR GREATER COLLABORATION ON SKILLS DEVELOPMENT//

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What are the best skills programs for the needs of Frontier Leaders? How can companies come together to leverage their collective influence to create more successful skills programs on the continent? This session explored successful skills models so executives can better understand the strengths, applications, and weakness of each model. Participants… Read More

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