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Apr 12, 2013
IFC boosts renewable energy across ECA
Across Europe and Central Asia, IFC is building a market for renewable energy that will ultimately provide clean power for millions of people, slash greenhouse gas emissions and create hundreds of jobs.
Mar 14, 2013
At IFC-World Bank Event, Businesswomen Highlight Real Progress, Remaining Challenges
Not so long ago, it was like searching for a needle in a haystack. But today, there is a growing number of women in leadership positions at successful businesses across emerging Europe.
Feb 6, 2013
Making Global Connections: Leading Change in Emerging Health Markets
IFC’s and Johns Hopkins Medicine International’s private health care conference brings together leaders in the health industry in Istanbul on March 19-20, 2013.
Sep 14, 2012
IFC Films Highlight Impact and Challenges of Microfinance in ECA
Microfinance has been a lifeline for many people living at the base of the pyramid. A new set of films developed by IFC in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Tajikistan, and the Kyrgyz Republic shows
Sep 13, 2012
A Role Model of Sustainable Agribusiness
Finding the necessary balance between agricultural productivity and resource efficiency is challenging, but it can be achieved by incorporating climate-friendly cleaner production techniques.
Aug 28, 2012
IFC Helps Ukraine to Develop Agricultural Insurance
For the first time in his life, Vitaly Lvov, a Ukrainian farmer with almost 20 years of experience, feels less worried about an unexpected drought, a sudden fall in temperatures, or continued rains.
May 25, 2012
IFC Increases Funding in Armenia to Help Small Farmers
April 4, 2012 -- Inspired by a steady demand for fresh milk and dairy products in Kotayk, a rural area in central Armenia, 31-year old Mamikon Yepremyan decided to start his own business. IFC’s $20 million loan last March
May 2, 2012
IFC Helps Bulgaria Harness Wind and Solar Power
No debate, the world must move to cleaner power sources. The private sector can push this transition to reality, and IFC can help address climate change in many ways, including finding new markets for proven technologies in wind and solar power IFC Helps Bulgaria Harness Wind and Solar Power
Apr 23, 2012
Improving Corporate Governance in Southern Europe
Corporate governance has been gradually emerging as a key business concept in the countries of southern Europe, in particular as countries in the region seek foreign direct investment and are progressing on the EU path
Feb 3, 2012
World Bank Group Says $27 Billion Available to ECA Countries Affected by Eurozone Crisis
January 25, 2011 - The World Bank Group has announced that it is making $27 billion in funding available over the next two years for countries of Europe and Central Asia (ECA) affected by the Eurozone crisis.