News & Events

IFC News & Events

  • Panama Canal Expansion—Key to Global Trade

    Inaugurated in June, the $5.5 billion expansion will shake up shipping routes and make seaborne trade less costly and more efficient.

  • Supporting Broad Growth in Guinea

    IFC is helping the country recover from Ebola through a series of engagements that include large mines, small businesses, and biodiversity initiatives.

  • Spending Better on Infrastructure

    The Global Infrastructure Forum aims to increase coordination among development banks and partners so investments can have a bigger impact.

  • IFC Climate Implementation Plan

    Released in April, the plan aims to support innovative and impactful investments to help emerging countries grow on a low-carbon path.

  • COMMITTING TO RESPONSIBLE WATER USE

    WITH HELP FROM IFC, MINING COMPANIES IN MONGOLIA HAVE SIGNED A LANDMARK AGREEMENT THAT IS EXPECTED TO IMPROVE THE USE OF WATER, SUPPORT TRAINING ON GROUNDWATER PROTECTION, AND INVOLVE COMMUNITIES IN MONITORING.