IGD has teamed up with Peabody award-winning radio program Afropop Worldwide to produce the “Making Farming Cool” podcast series to inspire African young people to explore careers in the agriculture sector.
IGD President Mima S. Nedelcovych was featured on AllAfrica.com in a roundup of foreign policy experts weighing in on President-elect Donald J. Trump’s engagement with Africa.
IGD is pleased to announce that its Spring Frontier 100 Forum will now take place on May 13-14 in Nairobi, Kenya.
The Africa Report featured a piece from IGD on how Chinese investors in Ethiopia’s shoe industry are leveraging U.S.-Africa trade laws to help to boost to the country’s economy.
Africa’s upshot: How the AfDB and the private sector can mobilize growth By Naki B. Mendoza | Published on Devex Businesses and investors are bullish on Africa. With so much room for development the problems that have long held the continent back from growth and prosperity are increasingly being seen… Read More
Observers say most African countries are recognizing the critical role that the private sector can play to help the continent reach its full economic and social potential. They say the growing participation of the youth in the economy as well as innovation are some of the key drivers in today’s… Read More