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Microloans Offer Jordanian Entrepreneurs Better Options

May 29, 2019

Microloans Offer Jordanian Entrepreneurs Better Options

IFC’s investment and advice are helping microfinance institution Tamweelcom expand its support to small entrepreneurs.

Tackling Childcare in Fiji - A Win for Parents is a Win for Business

May 27, 2019

Tackling Childcare in Fiji - A Win for Parents is a Win for Business

Nurturing Small Businesses for Big Impact

Apr 25, 2019

Nurturing Small Businesses for Big Impact

IFC client Co-op Bank of Kenya is providing the financing needed for thousands of small enterprises to thrive.

Insuring Women Ensures Sustainable Economic Development

Apr 10, 2019

Insuring Women Ensures Sustainable Economic Development

An IFC program is helping insurers design solutions that improve the financial security of women in emerging markets.

Mind the Gap & Fix the Mix: Gender Equality in Private Equity

Mar 6, 2019

Mind the Gap & Fix the Mix: Gender Equality in Private Equity

A new IFC study explores how gender balance in private equity and venture capital firms can generate both financial returns and positive social benefits.

Facing Gender Inequality Head-on Helps SolTuna Succeed

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.

A Global Partnership to Support Women-Owned Businesses

Feb 26, 2019

A Global Partnership to Support Women-Owned Businesses

Large corporations spend less than 1 percent of their global procurement budget on women-owned businesses. IFC and WEConnect International are working with big-name, global companies to change that.

Across India, Solar Power Brings More than Light

Jan 23, 2019

Across India, Solar Power Brings More than Light

Solar projects—big and small—are helping India achieve energy goals while creating opportunity for its people.

Addressing Domestic Violence in the Workplace: A Win-win for Companies and Employees

Nov 30, 2018

Addressing Domestic Violence in the Workplace: A Win-win for Companies and Employees

Addressing violence in the workplace is a win-win for all -the employees, the companies, the economy- and employers have a key role to play as agents of change.

Banks’ Offerings Back Women Entrepreneurs in Lao PDR

Nov 19, 2018

Banks’ Offerings Back Women Entrepreneurs in Lao PDR

Financing and advice provided by IFC client Banque Franco Lao were key to the success of the Panyathip International School.