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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.

Out of Crisis, Digital Opportunity

Sep 8, 2021

Out of Crisis, Digital Opportunity

Across developing countries, companies are taking advantage of a “quantum leap” in digital adoption.

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.

“Partnerships need shared vision, purpose”

Aug 4, 2021

“Partnerships need shared vision, purpose”

The President of Colombian bank Davivienda on the importance of partnerships in stimulating more private sector investment in Central America.

In Brazil, Women Entrepreneurs are Ready to Step Up

Jun 28, 2021

In Brazil, Women Entrepreneurs are Ready to Step Up

A boot camp for entrepreneurs is helping women gain traction for their businesses.

Tales of my Mexico City Neighborhood

May 19, 2021

Tales of my Mexico City Neighborhood

From his apartment in La Roma, Mauricio González Lara surveys the impact of the pandemic on a wide variety of businesses in his neighborhood—and on his own family.

Local Pharma Companies Place Wellness within Reach

May 10, 2021

Local Pharma Companies Place Wellness within Reach

Pharmaceutical manufacturers in emerging markets offer local consumers affordable, accessible generic medicines and health-care products tailored to their needs

生き残り、さらなる発展に必要な資金へのアクセス

Apr 30, 2021

生き残り、さらなる発展に必要な資金へのアクセス

世界銀行とIFCは、2015年にファクタリングに関する法整備でペルー政府を支援したのに続き、地域の資本市場育成を目指す共同資本市場プログラム(J-CAP)を通じてファクタリング・ファンドに出資し、新型コロナ危機下で打撃を受けたペルーの中小企業の喫緊の資金ニーズを支えつつ、資金流動性を高めるファクタリング市場の拡大を支援しています。これにより、一般的な銀行融資を受けられないペルーの多くの中小企業は迅速な資金調達と代金回収にかかる手間と時間の大幅削減が可能となりました。

Adaptation and digitization as responses to the effects of the pandemic

Apr 21, 2021

Adaptation and digitization as responses to the effects of the pandemic

Q & A with Fundacion Genesis Empresarial CEO Edgardo Pérez

Money to Survive, Money to Thrive

Apr 19, 2021

Money to Survive, Money to Thrive

An innovative IFC program in Peru brings urgently needed cash to small businesses.