Read the latest newsletter from the Initiative for Global Development for the month of June 2018.
IGD Frontier 100 Forum
The U.S. portion of Initiative for Global Development’s inaugural Africa Investment Rising Roadshow Tour concluded on May 1 in Houston. The roadshow tour will continue building momentum leading up to IGD’s Frontier 100 Forum and African Development Bank’s Africa Investment Forum to be held in early-November in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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.
IGD will embark on a four-city roadshow tour from April 18-28, 2018, across the United States aimed at re-shaping perceptions on doing business in Africa to spur greater U.S. investment and forge stronger connections between U.S. and African business leaders in key growth sectors.
This blog is a recap of the first day of IGD Fall Frontier 100 Forum held at Covington law firm in Washington, D.C. The forum devoted a special session to discuss Chinese investment in Africa and its impact on Africa’s private sector.
The Initiative for Global Development will host its Spring Frontier 100 Forum on May 13-14, in Nairobi, Kenya, focusing on how African companies and multinational corporations can drive job creation and growth.