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Landmark Achievement for IFC Partner Company — Nicaragua’s Hospital Metropolitano Vivian Pellas Achieves JCI Accreditation

Jul 27, 2010

Landmark Achievement for IFC Partner Company — Nicaragua’s Hospital Metropolitano Vivian Pellas Achieves JCI Accreditation

Washington, D.C., July 27, 2010 — Nicaragua’s Hospital Metropolitano Vivian Pellas has received accreditation... Washington, D.C., July 27, 2010 — Nicaragua’s Hospital Metropolitano Vivian Pellas has received accreditation...

New IFC Guide to Promote Patient Safety, Quality, and Ethics in Emerging Market Health Care Companies

Jul 9, 2010

New IFC Guide to Promote Patient Safety, Quality, and Ethics in Emerging Market Health Care Companies

Washington, D.C., July 9, 2010 — In developed countries, an estimated one in ten patients is harmed while receiving hospital care. In developing countries, that ... Washington, D.C., July 9, 2010 — In developed countries, an estimated one in ten patients is harmed while receiving hospital care. In developing countries, that ...

IFC’s “Pilot” Health Seminar in Brazil to be Replicated in other Countries and Regions

Jun 14, 2010

IFC’s “Pilot” Health Seminar in Brazil to be Replicated in other Countries and Regions

Washington, D.C., June 10, 2010 — More than 30 health care experts participated in an IFC Health Seminar in São Paulo, Brazil... Washington, D.C., June 10, 2010 — More than 30 health care experts participated in an IFC Health Seminar in São Paulo, Brazil...

IFC's $93 Million Investment in South African Provider, Life Healthcare to Expand Emerging Market Health Coverage

Jun 10, 2010

IFC's $93 Million Investment in South African Provider, Life Healthcare to Expand Emerging Market Health Coverage

Washington, D.C., June 10, 2010 — IFC is joining forces with leading South African health care provider Life Healthcare. Washington, D.C., June 10, 2010 — IFC is joining forces with leading South African health care provider Life Healthcare.

IFC Works With Partner Banks To Reach More SMEs, Students

Mar 24, 2010

IFC Works With Partner Banks To Reach More SMEs, Students

Washington, D.C., March 24, 2010 — IFC is increasing access to local currency finance for small and medium enterprises... Washington, D.C., March 24, 2010 — IFC is increasing access to local currency finance for small and medium enterprises...

Expanding Health Access in Africa — IFC Unites African Ambassadors and Diaspora Community in Debate

Nov 24, 2009

Expanding Health Access in Africa — IFC Unites African Ambassadors and Diaspora Community in Debate

Washington, D.C., November 24, 2009 — The IFC-World Bank Health in Africa (HiA) initiative—a joint IFC-WB strategy aimed at strengthening private health care in Africa... Washington, D.C., November 24, 2009 — The IFC-World Bank Health in Africa (HiA) initiative—a joint IFC-WB strategy aimed at strengthening private health care in Africa...

New Equity Fund to Strengthen Health Care in Africa

Jun 12, 2009

New Equity Fund to Strengthen Health Care in Africa

Washington, D.C., June 12, 2009 — IFC and partners are helping save lives and strengthen health care in Sub-Saharan Africa through the creation of a private-equity fund that will invest in Africa's health sector. Washington, D.C., June 12, 2009 — IFC and partners are helping save lives and strengthen health care in Sub-Saharan Africa through the creation of a private-equity fund that will invest in Africa's health sector.

IFC Backs Africa Health Care Fund

Jun 10, 2009

IFC Backs Africa Health Care Fund

Washington, D.C., June 10, 2009 — IFC is helping to provide health services and save lives in Sub-Saharan Africa by creating a new private equity fund that will invest in Africa’s health sector. Washington, D.C., June 10, 2009 — IFC is helping to provide health services and save lives in Sub-Saharan Africa by creating a new private equity fund that will invest in Africa’s health sector.

IFC Conference Looks at the Future of Private Health Care in Emerging Markets

May 7, 2009

IFC Conference Looks at the Future of Private Health Care in Emerging Markets

Washington, D.C., May 7, 2009 — What will the future of private health care in emerging markets look like? Experts from around the world are attending this week’s IFC Health Care Conference to find out. Washington, D.C., May 7, 2009 — What will the future of private health care in emerging markets look like? Experts from around the world are attending this week’s IFC Health Care Conference to find out.

IFC Helps Expand Health Care in Afghanistan

Feb 24, 2009

IFC Helps Expand Health Care in Afghanistan

Washington, D.C., February 24, 2009 — About 70 percent of Afghanistan's people live in extreme poverty, according to the World Health Organization, and critical health indicators such as maternal and infant mortality are poor. Washington, D.C., February 24, 2009 — About 70 percent of Afghanistan's people live in extreme poverty, according to the World Health Organization, and critical health indicators such as maternal and infant mortality are poor.