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Dec 7, 2020
Morocco’s Trams Fast-Track Progress
In Casablanca, a pioneering tramway project is helping the city grow sustainably.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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