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Solar Power Offers Armenia Greater Energy Security

Jul 15, 2020

Solar Power Offers Armenia Greater Energy Security

The first grid-scale solar photovoltaic project is an important milestone as the country develops local renewable energy sources and promotes private investment.

An Energy-Efficiency Program in Ukraine Heats Up

Jun 30, 2020

An Energy-Efficiency Program in Ukraine Heats Up

A new program helps eliminate the wasting of heating fuel in Ukraine’s residential housing sector.

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.

During COVID-19 Crisis, Three Banks Work to Soften Impact on Customers

May 13, 2020

During COVID-19 Crisis, Three Banks Work to Soften Impact on Customers

In Eastern Europe and Central Asia, three banks introduce creative measures – including credit holidays – to help customers and communities through a difficult period.

First Person: Turkey During COVID-19

Apr 28, 2020

First Person: Turkey During COVID-19

Throughout Turkey, life is on hold. Here’s how some businesses, residents, and families are managing.

New Financing Tools Empower Turkey’s Women Entrepreneurs

Mar 19, 2020

New Financing Tools Empower Turkey’s Women Entrepreneurs

Gender bond offers owners of small businesses opportunities to find financing—and equal economic footing.

Bosnian Farmers Access International Markets with Local Ingredients

Feb 26, 2020

Bosnian Farmers Access International Markets with Local Ingredients

With geographical indication, producers of a distinctive Bosnian cream cheese turn tradition into competitive advantage.

Simplifying Trade Energizes Businesses in Kosovo

Nov 20, 2019

Simplifying Trade Energizes Businesses in Kosovo

A regional initiative in the Balkans aims to ease the flow of goods—helping companies save time and money.

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.

Investments in Armenia’s Greenhouses Bear Fruit

Sep 5, 2019

Investments in Armenia’s Greenhouses Bear Fruit

Modernization and compliance with international requirements open new markets for home-grown products.