Initiative for Global Development Convenes Global Corporate Leaders to Discuss Investment in Nigeria at IGD’s Frontier 100 Forum//

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***For Immediate Release – April 28,2014*** MEDIA RELEASE Initiative for Global Development Convenes Global Corporate Leaders to Discuss Investment in Nigeria at IGD’s Frontier 100 Forum   Abuja, Nigeria – The Initiative for Global Development (IGD), a non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., will convene its tenth Frontier 100 Forum… Read More


DR. MIMA NEDELCOVYCH NAMED PRESIDENT & CEO OF INITIATIVE FOR GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT//

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Leader in African public-private business investment to spearhead global network of corporate leaders working to reduce poverty through investment in Africa.  WASHINGTON, D.C, April 23, 2014 – The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) today named Dr. Mima Nedelcovych as its new President & CEO, effective June 15, 2014. IGD, a… Read More


The Initiative for Global Development hosts Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade, and Investment//

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Washington D.C. – The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) and the Nigeria Leadership Initiative hosted His Excellency Olusegun Aganga, Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment. The event, held at the Mayflower Hotel this yesterday, brought together key policy and business audiences, and featured a candid discussion about the future… Read More


IGD Report Reveals Success of Visa Inc.’s partnership with Government of Rwanda in laying the foundations for financial inclusion//

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Washington, D.C. – A new report released by the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) demonstrates   how Visa Inc., a global payments technology company, is constructively engaging the Government of Rwanda to increase financial inclusion through electronic payments. In 2011, Visa established a strategic partnership with the Government of Rwanda to… Read More

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