IGD, supported by the Rockefeller Foundation, hosted on March 15 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, a marketplace workshop with some 40 key private sector leaders from Tanzania’s maize offtaking ecosystem to improve SMEs’ access to finance and find innovative solutions to access capital.
Read the latest “Word from Washington”, a periodic blog post highlighting news and legislative updates from IGD’s Governmental Affairs Office.
Read the AfDB’s Leadership4Agriculture Forum Outcomes Report outlining insights and solutions from leading public and private sector voices on driving Africa’s agricultural transformation.
The IGD Frontier Leader Network is invited to participate in a African Business magazine’s Special Agribusiness Report, “Turning Potential into Reality”, which will highlight the tremendous potential of agribusiness in accelerating Africa’s economic growth and transformation.
Read the recaps from the U.S. Roadshow Tour featuring highlights from panel sessions, site visits and networking and company match opportunities.
The U.S. portion of Initiative for Global Development’s inaugural Africa Investment Rising Roadshow Tour concluded on May 1 in Houston. The roadshow tour will continue building momentum leading up to IGD’s Frontier 100 Forum and African Development Bank’s Africa Investment Forum to be held in early-November in Johannesburg, South Africa.