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Mar 21, 2019
Building IFC’s Biodiversity Standard
Mar 13, 2019
In Egypt’s Desert, Working to Ensure Solar Power is Sustainable
As the world’s largest solar installation is built, IFC helps ensure the project adheres to high labor, environmental, and health and safety standards.
Feb 4, 2019
Planting a Climate-Resilient Future for Niger
An IFC project is showing the potential for solar-powered drip irrigation to improve yields, save water, and boost farmers’ incomes.
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.
Jan 14, 2019
Bright Days Ahead for Solar Power in Egypt
A World Bank Group-supported power sector reform is opening the market for private sector investment.
Dec 4, 2018
Green Housing Opens the Door to a Cleaner Indonesia
As Jakarta grapples with climate change, resource-efficient buildings offer a more sustainable, healthier future for its citizens.
Nov 29, 2018
From Local to Global: Cities Can Lead the Way for Climate Action
Climate-related projects in cities could attract investments of nearly $30 trillion in developing countries, says IFC report.
Nov 2, 2018
Amid a Mining Boom, Rural Towns Learn to Invest for Tomorrow
When mining revenues started flowing to one of Peru’s poorest regions, IFC helped communities plan for long-term development.
Oct 30, 2018
For Women in India, Small Loans Have a Big Impact
Microloans help millions of marginalized families start and expand businesses, purchase essentials, and support their children’s education.
Oct 9, 2018
Cities Seek a Better Future with Private Investment, Innovation
Urbanization poses challenges for many fast-growing cities. Partnerships between municipal governments and private investors could yield promising results.