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Tapping Sustainable Finance to Tackle Climate Change

Oct 28, 2021

Tapping Sustainable Finance to Tackle Climate Change

The city of Izmir is using a sustainability-linked loan to address water scarcity and climate change.

Providing Safe Harbors for Ukraine’s Economic Growth

Oct 21, 2021

Providing Safe Harbors for Ukraine’s Economic Growth

The country’s first-ever public-private partnerships are expected to improve its maritime infrastructure.

Key to Successful Partnerships? Listen, Engage, Build Trust

Oct 6, 2021

Key to Successful Partnerships? Listen, Engage, Build Trust

Longtime activist and former senior U.S. official says private sector, NGOs, governments can find common ground.

In Georgia, “Art Cannot Stand Still”

Oct 6, 2021

In Georgia, “Art Cannot Stand Still”

Artists and cultural institutions were hit hard by the pandemic, but many adapted and created new business models to survive—and thrive—during the pandemic.

Uzbekistan, Ready for a Green Future

Sep 20, 2021

Uzbekistan, Ready for a Green Future

One of the nation’s oldest banks is embracing green finance, with help from IFC.

Building Green in a “Code Red” Climate

Sep 20, 2021

Building Green in a “Code Red” Climate

Why investors, developers, and governments are adopting zero-carbon goals.

Banking Reform Reshapes Uzbekistan’s Economy

Sep 13, 2021

Banking Reform Reshapes Uzbekistan’s Economy

The government’s privatization push is easing the flow of credit to the nation’s businesses.

Azerbaijan Ramps Up Digital Payments For Future Resilience

Sep 10, 2021

Azerbaijan Ramps Up Digital Payments For Future Resilience

The Caucasus nation expects that digital financial services will improve financial inclusion.

The Road to Better Childcare in Armenia

Sep 3, 2021

The Road to Better Childcare in Armenia

A mother of two is helping parents get their children to school through a creative venture.

Tapping into private finance for more resilient water systems

Aug 17, 2021

Tapping into private finance for more resilient water systems

Advisory work and a green loan will help IFC client Corsan reduce water losses and improve energy efficiency in Brazil.