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.
IGD has arranged for a special corporate hotel rate for Frontier 100 attendees to book a room at the Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani Hotel in Durban.
IGD launched its first podcast for the “Africa on the Move” podcast series, featuring an enlightening conversation between Dr. Mima S. Nedelcovych, President and CEO of the Initiative for Global Development, and host and legendary broadcaster Georges Collinet.
VOA’s Africa 54 TV highlighted key findings from an IGD impact assessment report of the activities of the Nigeria-based Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) and its U.S-based strategic partner the Niger Delta Partnership Initiative Foundation (NDPI).
IGD has opened the nomination process for the selection of two Jennifer Potter Emerging Leaders Fellows to attend the invitation-only Spring Frontier 100 Forum on May 5-6 in Durban, South Africa.
The IGD Advisory team has partnered with the Rockefeller Foundation (RF)’s YieldWise Initiative since 2013 to reduce global waste, spoilage and post-harvest loss (PHL) in Africa. Our work with YieldWise aims to equip RF’s implementing partners with the strategic knowledge and private sector connections to carry out a market-based… Read More
In the latest Africa Investment Rising video spotlight, Helen Hai, CEO of Made in Africa Initiative, outlined steps that African countries can take to create millions of jobs for young people expected to enter the job market in Africa.