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Sep 7, 2022
The Eswatini Country Private Sector Diagnostic examines how Eswatini can grow its economy more inclusively, create jobs, and speed economic recovery from COVID-19 aftershocks and rising prices for food and fuel through private sector policy reforms and investments.
Aug 18, 2022
Aug 18, 2022
IFC works with glass sector manufacturing companies to help them build their business in emerging markets with long-term financing, advisory services to improve business operations, and sustainability solutions that meet environmental and social demands.
English | 2 pages | 2022 IFC
Jul 28, 2022
IFC - ICMA Green, Social, and Sustainability Bonds Training
Jul 19, 2022
The Common Principles for Climate Mitigation Finance Tracking consist of a set of definitions and guidelines and a list of eligible activities that allow for consistent accounting and reporting of financial flows for climate change mitigation finance.
English | 64 pages | IFC 2021
Jul 12, 2022
IFC, in partnership with the Government of Canada, launched the five-year Energy2Equal program in 2019 to increase women’s participation in the renewable energy sector in Africa.
Jul 11, 2022
This report shows how online platforms can support women in accessing job relevant courses and credentials to advance their employment and entrepreneurship opportunities.
English |145 pages | 2022 IFC
Jul 8, 2022
The global outlook is highly uncertain, and prospects of a global recovery – tenuous before the war in Ukraine – are at risk. IFC is uniquely placed to help clients survive, recover, and seize these new opportunities. IFC 3.0 is essential, and the Corporation’s efforts in recent years to establish a framework for delivery paves the way for an effective IFC approach during this time of volatility.
Jul 7, 2022
The Namibia Country Private Sector Diagnostic examines how the country can transform its economy, create jobs, reduce inequality, and recover faster from the impact of COVID-19 by deepening private sector reforms and increasing private sector participation in key sectors like renewable energy, climate-smart agribusiness, and housing, and other sectors.
Jul 5, 2022
The Vietnam Country and Climate Development Report (CCDR) examines the adaptation and mitigation challenges faced by Vietnam. It pays special attention to policy trade-offs and provides recommendations to help policy makers prioritize among a range of options.
Jul 1, 2022
The Sri Lanka Country Private Sector Diagnostic (CPSD) provides IFC & World Bank analysis of growth and investment opportunities, constraints, & policy recommendations.
Jul 1, 2022
The new Vietnam Country Climate and Development Report (CCDR) produced jointly by the World Bank Group is one of the first in a series of country-level diagnostics that lay out a new path to reconcile Vietnam’s growth and climate ambitions.
Jun 30, 2022
The Botswana Country Private Sector Diagnostic examines how the country can transform its economy and achieve a resilient recovery from COVID-19 by increasing private investment to reduce inequality, create jobs, and diversify its diamond-dependent economy
Jun 23, 2022
The market for alternative asset classes is examined in a joint study by IFC, the African Development Bank, and the Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership.
Jun 22, 2022
The Turkiye Country Climate and Development Report explores how climate action, in line with the country’s mitigation goal of achieving net zero emissions by 2053 as well as its adaptation and resilience needs, interact with its growth and development path and contribute to achieving the country’s development objectives.
English | 78pages | 2022 WBG
Jun 17, 2022
Since its founding in 2014, Andela has opened up career paths for more than 175,000 budding software engineers from emerging economies. Most have technological or managerial roles, either in one of hundreds of established companies around the world, or in their own startups. Andela’s success indicates a path to growth for talented people, not just in software but in a variety of professions, by building the skills that people need to work in a global economy.
Jun 16, 2022
This note discusses Grupo Altex’s experience in offering a family-friendly workplace with a focus on childcare that can inspire and help other companies in providing similar opportunities for their employees.
English, 14 pages | Español, 15 pages | 2022 IFC
Jun 16, 2022
This technical benchmarking guide, created in partnership with the British Standards Institution (BSI), helps fill a critical knowledge gap on technical regulations and standards for PPE.
English | 272 pages | 2022 IFC
Jun 15, 2022
This learning brief presents an emerging business case, the challenges, and recommendations to advance gender equality within the distribution activities of the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sector.
English | 16 pages | 2022 IFC
Jun 15, 2022
The Chile Country Private Sector Diagnostic (CPSD) provides IFC & World Bank analysis of growth and investment opportunities, constraints, & policy recommendations.
English - 203 pages | Español - 193 pages | 2022 IFC
Jun 15, 2022
This guide aims to provide an indicative list of investment activities and components that help protect, maintain or enhance biodiversity and ecosystem services as well as sustainably manage natural resources through practices that fuse conservation needs with sustainable development.
Jun 14, 2022
The Albania Country Private Sector Diagnostic (CPSD) provides WBG analysis of opportunities and constraints and offers policy options to foster private investment and growth.
English | 198 pages | 2022 IFC
Jun 10, 2022
Pakistan has a nascent distressed assets market with moderate NPL volumes. Implementing suggested reforms in this sector is necessary to reduce pricing gap between potential sellers and buyers which would help attract domestic and foreign investors.
Jun 8, 2022
The latest developments in emerging market and developing economy green bonds are outlined by IFC in a report with Amundi, a leading European asset manager.
Jun 1, 2022
Current and Potential Sustainable Bond Issuance for: Egypt, Ghana, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa in the sectors of power, transport, agribusiness