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Mar 18, 2020
Helping Companies, Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic
IFC is deploying $8 billion in fast-track financing to support economies and protect jobs.
Mar 5, 2020
A Garment Factory with a Difference
The adoption of gender-smart initiatives has helped Maxport save up to half a million dollars a year in production costs.
Dec 9, 2019
Tailoring Energy Solutions that Fit India’s Garment Suppliers
With IFC’s support, an Indian supplier of fashion giant H&M is implementing climate-friendly solutions to increase efficiency.
Dec 2, 2019
Three Promising Areas
Experts say that government reforms in Kenya can stimulate private sector investment, especially in agribusiness, affordable housing, and manufacturing.
Nov 12, 2019
Safety First: Bangladesh Garment Industry Rebounds
Two horrific accidents in the garment industry led the country to improve safety conditions. Those initiatives, plus others, have helped make the industry more attractive to foreign investors.
Mar 4, 2019
Facing Gender Inequality Head-on Helps SolTuna Succeed
Solomon Islands' only tuna processing plant is helping women workers better control their finances and address domestic violence.
Feb 11, 2019
Serving Up Second Chances in Bosnia and Herzegovina
An IFC-supported insolvency law offers companies more protections as they rebuild operations.
Jan 30, 2018
Bangladesh’s Textile Sector Weaves a Clean, Sustainable Future
An IFC-led program has helped over 200 Bangladeshi factories improve their environmental impact.
Sep 13, 2017
Turkey’s Glass Industry Has Local Roots and Global Reach
One of IFC’s specific priorities in Turkey is supporting local companies as they expand into other emerging markets.This helps encourage private sector development by increasing the flow of capital, technology, management expertise, and job creation. In the past 10 years IFC invested over $1 billion to support Turkish companies in expanding into other developing countries.
Feb 6, 2017
A Rice-Paper Factory Benefits from Reduced Paperwork