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Jan 19, 2022
For Africa’s Manufacturers, Going Green May Offer Profits
Climate change may cause shifts in business that unlock new opportunities.
Dec 8, 2021
Reshaping the Workplace
For employees at a Turkish pharmaceutical company, the future of work—and the workplace itself—looks different now.
Nov 19, 2021
Sabine Schlorke on Manufacturing
There is a broad understanding that the circular solutions of reusing products is not an option in the future. It’s a must.
Oct 21, 2021
Strengthening Bangladesh’s Garment Industry
New technology and skills training for women workers can help factories remain competitive.
Oct 6, 2021
Key to Successful Partnerships? Listen, Engage, Build Trust
Longtime activist and former senior U.S. official says private sector, NGOs, governments can find common ground.
Jun 16, 2021
Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production
Imbalances between supply and demand in the pharmaceutical sector have captured investors’ attention. Locally-manufactured medicines could bridge the gap.
Jun 16, 2021
As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunities Beckon
SouthBridge Group’s Andrew Alli on post-pandemic investment prospects, and the “real challenge” that all African leaders face.
Jul 29, 2020
Getting Developing Countries the COVID-19 Supplies They Need
IFC's new Global Health Platform will boost supply of face masks, ventilators and, eventually, vaccines.
Jun 24, 2020
Answering the Call for Personal Protective Wear
The private sector is stepping up to meet the demand for masks and other medical protective gear as governments battle COVID-19.
May 18, 2020
As Apparel Orders Drop, One Manufacturer in Africa Turns to PPE
When orders for shirts, trousers, skirts, and dresses suddenly dried up from buyers in the United States and Europe because coronavirus was keeping people indoors, manufacturer Hela Clothing didn’t panic. Instead, it put its skilled staff to work stitching personal protective equipment (PPE).