News & Events

IFC News & Events

  • 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.

  • Expanding Access to Health Care

    With an investment of nearly $70 million, IFC and partners will help Hygeia—Nigeria’s leading private health-care company—increase access to health services, reaching more than 2 million patients in seven years.

  • Supporting Tea Farmers in Kenya

    IFC and partners are financing small hydropower plants that will generate power for tea factories in Kenya. The renewable, affordable electricity will help cut costs and increase savings for farmers that co-own the factories.