In the aftermath of Britain’s decision to exit the European Union, Dr. Hippolyte Fofack, Chief Economist of the African Export-Import Bank, weighs in on Brexit’s economic and financial impact on African economies.
IGD President Mima S. Nedelcovych moderated a panel on “Africa’s Agribusiness Revolution” at a June event, sponsored by the U.S.-Africa Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC.
Read the latest “Word from Washington”, a periodic blog post highlighting news and legislative updates from IGD’s Governmental Affairs Office.
IGD issued a press release on the its Fall Frontier 100 Forum on October 11-12, 2017, in Washington, DC, where African and global business leaders will convene to drive action on unlocking greater U.S. investment in Africa and African mid-sized companies for sustainable development and inclusive growth.
In the latest blog on the Africa Investment Rising platform, EMPEA’s Robert W. van Zwieten, President & CEO and Isabelle Diop, Senior Research Analyst, highlight how private equity fund managers are strategically employing creative approaches to overcome obstacles and deliver globally competitive returns.
Read a blog by Lia Mayka on IGD’s contributions to the Yieldwise initiative by engaging Kenyan agribusinesses in advancing market-led solutions to reduce post-harvest losses and unlock potential in the Kenyan mango value chain.
In the latest Africa Investment Rising video spotlight, Morgan Nzwere, Group CEO of Seedco Limited, speaks about the private sector’s role in reducing crop losses and helping farmers optimize their productivity and yields.
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