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.
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
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With the Millennium Challenge Corporation’s approval for Senegal to move forward in developing a new compact, U.S. and African private sector leaders gathered on Feb. 16, to weigh in on proposed projects for the West African nation’s second compact at the “Power of Senegal” event in Washington, D.C.