IGD Frontier 100 Forum

Africa: Breaking Business Bottlenecks- Skills//

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During the Frontier 100 Forum, participants joined a town hall session on the bottlenecks that businesses in Africa face and business solutions to these challenges. The “Africa: Breaking Business Bottlenecks” series explores four key topics that were discussed during the event. The first blog in the series focuses on tackling the skills gap…. Read More

Initiative For Global Development’s Frontier 100 Forum Offers Business-Led Solutions To Propel Africa’s Development And Economic Growth//

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Frontier 100 Forum convenes the world’s leading business leaders operating in Africa. From May 31- June 2, 2015, these leaders discussed how to strategize on cross-cutting challenges to propel economic growth and alleviate poverty in Africa. For a recap of the Forum read the press release featured on Reuters.  

Initiative for Global Development calls for easy movement through Africa//

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Intra-regional trade between Africa only 12%of all trade. How can business help ease the movement of trade and people on the continent? Participants discussed this and more at the 2015 Frontier 100 Forum in Cape Town. Read the recap of the logistics and transportation session in an article featured in… Read More

Zinafrik: Developing Logistics Competitiveness in Morocco through “Logintek”//

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A lack of infrastructure and organized logistics systems can often be a major impediment to business throughout Africa. To counteract this challenge, IGD is working with businesses, such as one of our newest Frontier 100 Leaders, Zinafrik Development, to learn about innovative approaches companies can take to overcome these challenges… Read More