IFC brings to bear six decades of experience and a distinctive set of advantages in working with the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity.
IFC shares evolving concepts of development finance—from bond markets to blended finance and beyond—in a series of thought pieces and case studies.
IFC conducts studies of select projects and initiatives to understand the development impact of its investments. Explore the latest development impact case studies.
Ending extreme poverty within a generation and promoting shared prosperity must be achieved in such a way as to be sustainable over time and across generations. This requires promoting environmental, social, and fiscal sustainability.