IFC works to create markets that offer new opportunities to people in developing countries. These stories show how IFC’s innovative approaches are introducing solutions to some of the most pressing problems in countries around the world.
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Gebeya’s CEO and Cofounder Amadou Daffe shares the passion that has compelled him to start a company that trains tech professionals and matches them with employers in Africa and around the world.
Obi Ozor, CEO and cofounder of Kobo360, reveals how his vision is transforming the way African goods move across the continent.
Peter Njonjo’s mission was straightforward: make food more affordable for Kenyans, who spend about 46 percent of their household income on food—among the highest percentage in the world.
Like the winding highways that connect the five African countries in which WaystoCap operates, Niama El Bassunie’s journey to becoming a tech entrepreneur took many twists.
A new project moves Afghanistan away from its long-term reliance on electricity imports so it can satisfy a growing demand for energy.