Training for 95 Access bank staff was held in January, helping them acquire critical selling & customer management skills & facilitate understanding of the gender biases that influence attitudes & service delivery for its existing female customers.
According to a 2013 World Bank study, Kenya’s teachers are either absent from school or are not engaged in teaching 47 percent of the time. IFC, CDC are helping Bridge International Academies offer an alternative.
The global financial crisis severely shook economies around the world, underscoring the need for governments and businesses – especially financial institutions – to strengthen their risk management and governance practices.
Private sector development requires more than just finance. Experience shows the powerful role advisory services can play in unlocking investment and helping businesses expand and create jobs. To help the private sector in emerging markets, IFC provides advice, problem solving, and training to companies, industries, and governments.