Read a statement by Dr. Mima S. Nedelcovych, newly-appointed President Emeritus of the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) on CEO transition.
Read the latest “Word from Washington”, a periodic blog post highlighting news and legislative updates from IGD’s Governmental Affairs Office.
Read the latest newsletter from the Initiative for Global Development for the month of July 2018.
Read a blog on the Africa Investment Rising campaign platform by Howard Blight, CEO and Founder, AGRICOLLEGES international, on how e-learning offers a more flexible and affordable way for African youth to equip themselves with the skills they need to become more employable.
Following IGD’s successful ‘Making Markets Work’ Finance workshop in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in March 2018, that brought together Tanzania-based SMEs in the maize value chain, financial institutions and business advisory service providers, IGD is focused on unlocking critical barriers to growth by addressing capacity and knowledge gaps faced by SMEs.
IGD hosted a side event, “Financing African Agro-Processing Industry” on July 11-12, during the African Export-Import Bank’s annual meeting in Abuja, Nigeria, on how banks can accelerate expanding access to financing for SMEs working in agro-industry.