Publications



NEW HANDBOOK TO ACCELERATE POWER INVESTMENTS IN AFRICA//

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Press Release ***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** New handbook to Accelerate power investments in africa IGD’s Push to Create More “Standardization” in the Development of Electric Power Projects Results in Booklet Entitled “Understanding Power Purchase Agreements.”   Washington, DC. March 2, 2016. In Africa, more than two-thirds of the population lives without… Read More


New video released: 2014 Frontier 100 Forum in NYC//

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On October 21-22, the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) convened its eleventh Frontier 100 Forum, bringing together CEOs and senior executives from top corporations around the world. The Forum’s theme, “Africa: Innovative Investing in Emerging Markets” highlights the global importance of Africa as a destination for investment. This biannual forum… Read More


NEW VIDEO RELEASED “The initiative for global development”//

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As part of IGD’s signature digital media project, we are releasing the 9th and final episode of our video series “Changing Perceptions – Addressing the Misperceptions of Investing in Africa.” In this episode titled “The Initiative for Global Development,” listen to experts and CEOs share their perspectives on being members of the IGD… Read More


A NEW VIDEO SERIES TO ADDRESS THE MISPERCEPTIONS OF INVESTING IN AFRICA//

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***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** The Initiative for Global Development will be releasing a series of videos featuring experts and senior business executives to change perceptions about investing in Africa WASHINGTON, D.C, July 10, 2014 – The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) today launched a new series of videos featuring experts and… Read More


Nigeria – From Growth to Opportunity//

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How can business tap into the opportunities that Nigeria presents, while also maximising its contribution to long-term economic growth and broad-based socio-economic impact? By Zahid Torres-Rahman, Founding Director, Business Action for Africa, and Helen Mant, Vice-President, Initiative for Global Development Earlier this month we were in Abuja to launch a… Read More

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