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Morocco’s Trams Fast-Track Progress

Dec 7, 2020

Morocco’s Trams Fast-Track Progress

In Casablanca, a pioneering tramway project is helping the city grow sustainably.

One of Europe’s Largest Landfills Gets a Makeover

May 18, 2020

One of Europe’s Largest Landfills Gets a Makeover

A landfill in Belgrade, Serbia, is being transformed into a modern model for waste management.

A Cable Car Named Development

Mar 10, 2020

A Cable Car Named Development

An aerial cableway in one of Bogotá’s poorest areas has slashed travel times. But this is just one of its benefits in a community in search of pride.

Targeted Investments Strengthen Ukrainian Cities

Oct 30, 2019

Targeted Investments Strengthen Ukrainian Cities

In Mariupol and other cities, IFC is supporting infrastructure projects with investments that ease the challenges of rapid urbanization.

From Local to Global: Cities Can Lead the Way for Climate Action

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.

Sustainable Transportation Drives Latin American Cities’ Future

Oct 19, 2018

Sustainable Transportation Drives Latin American Cities’ Future

From Buenos Aires to Tegucigalpa, IFC is working with municipalities to improve public transportation and tackle other urban challenges.

Cities Seek a Better Future with Private Investment, Innovation

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.

Antalya Stays on Track for Sustainable Growth

May 22, 2018

Antalya Stays on Track for Sustainable Growth

A new tram line is expected to reduce traffic congestion and improve living standards in one of Turkey’s fastest growing cities.

In Senegal, a Road Leads to Economic Opportunity

Feb 1, 2018

In Senegal, a Road Leads to Economic Opportunity

The Dakar Toll Road slashed commuting time and is smoothing the way for businesses to expand and communities to thrive along the highway.

Better street lights boost business and improve lives in India

Nov 27, 2017

Better street lights boost business and improve lives in India

LED bulbs cut energy consumption, encourage commerce, and increase citizens’ safety at night