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London Global Convention 2012: October 10-12

Aug 27, 2012

London Global Convention 2012: October 10-12

The convention will be a knowledge and capacity building platform and networking opportunity to address key issues of Corporate Governance and Sustainability challenges.

Conference highlighting the report "IFIs and Development Through the Private Sector"

Jun 25, 2012

Conference highlighting the report "IFIs and Development Through the Private Sector"

On June 25, 2012, IFC organized an IFI Report outreach event in Vienna, together with the Development Bank of Austria (OeEB) and the Austrian Federal Ministry of Finance (BMF). On June 25, 2012, IFC organized an IFI Report outreach event in Vienna, together with the Austrian Development Bank (OeEB) and the Finance Ministry (BMF).

IFC and the Irish Ministry of Finance

Jun 19, 2012

IFC and the Irish Ministry of Finance

On June 19, 2012, IFC and the Irish Ministry of Finance hosted a business outreach event with well over 100 Irish professionals attending the day long sessions, which were opened by the Finance Minister Michael Noonan.

2012 FT/IFC Sustainable Finance Awards Winners Announced

Jun 14, 2012

2012 FT/IFC Sustainable Finance Awards Winners Announced

The Financial Times and IFC announced the winners of the 2012 FT/IFC Sustainable Finance Awards, with Bridges Ventures of the UK, Standard Chartered, and Kilimo Salama of Kenya taking home awards.

IFC Helps Western European Companies to Boost their Investments in Emerging Markets

May 29, 2012

IFC Helps Western European Companies to Boost their Investments in Emerging Markets

One of Western Europe’s mandates is business development and client relationship management with European companies, banks, and investors that are headquartered or have a strong presence in one or more Western European countries.

IFC at European Parliament As EU Rethinks Development Policy

May 4, 2012

IFC at European Parliament As EU Rethinks Development Policy

Lars Thunell appeared before the European Parliament’s Committee on Development on April 24, 2012 to discuss his tenure in charge of the organization and IFC’s work around the world.

Mobile World Congress. February 27-29, 2012

Feb 24, 2012

Mobile World Congress. February 27-29, 2012

Laureen Cook spoke on behalf of a delegation from IFC's Telecom, Media and Technology Department at the Annual Mobile World Congress.

World Economic Forum, IFC Partner to Address Youth Unemployment

Jan 26, 2012

World Economic Forum, IFC Partner to Address Youth Unemployment

IFC and the World Economic Forum are sponsoring an international essay competition designed to identify potential solutions to the global youth unemployment crisis.

Private Initiatives for Development Through New Technologies. January 25, 2012

Jan 23, 2012

Private Initiatives for Development Through New Technologies. January 25, 2012

IFC Head of Communications Oliver Griffith, Telenor VP Roar Bjaerum, and European Commission, DG DEVCO Head of Unit Jean-Pierre Halkin spoke at a lunch hearing hosted by the EPP Group of the European Parliament.

Agreement with EIB Facilitates Co-Financing in Emerging Markets

Jan 12, 2012

Agreement with EIB Facilitates Co-Financing in Emerging Markets

IFC and EIB recently agreed to further strengthen cooperation by improving the way the two institutions co-finance projects.