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A Kenyan Home of One’s Own

Jul 13, 2021

A Kenyan Home of One’s Own

With IFC support, an ambitious plan puts home ownership within reach for thousands of Kenyans

Inside Africa’s Push to Make its Own Medicines

Jun 28, 2021

Inside Africa’s Push to Make its Own Medicines

Regional pharma manufacturing hubs can expand the availability of drugs, lower costs, and strengthen local health systems.

Why Pharma Investors are Looking at Africa "With New Eyes"

Jun 28, 2021

Why Pharma Investors are Looking at Africa "With New Eyes"

Q&A with Frannie Léautier, CEO, SouthBridge Investments

Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production

Jun 16, 2021

Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production

Imbalances between supply and demand in the pharmaceutical sector have captured investors’ attention. Locally-manufactured medicines could bridge the gap.

As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunities Beckon

Jun 16, 2021

As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunities Beckon

SouthBridge Group’s Andrew Alli on post-pandemic investment prospects, and the “real challenge” that all African leaders face.

In Kenya, Food Retailers Race to Improve Safety Standards

Jun 7, 2021

In Kenya, Food Retailers Race to Improve Safety Standards

Better standards are crucial on a continent where food safety is a challenge.

A Ticket to Recovery: Reinventing Africa’s Tourism Industry

May 25, 2021

A Ticket to Recovery: Reinventing Africa’s Tourism Industry

Capturing domestic and regional markets will help Africa’s tourism sector recover

In Ethiopia, Linking Farmers to Prosperity

Apr 28, 2021

In Ethiopia, Linking Farmers to Prosperity

GAFSP is working with French agricultural group Soufflet to help grow and transform Ethiopia’s barley sector.

Helping Africa Secure Essential Medical Equipment

Apr 22, 2021

Helping Africa Secure Essential Medical Equipment

The Africa Medical Equipment Facility will help African countries strengthen their response to the COVID-19 pandemic and build resilient health systems.

Nigeria’s Private Sector Looks Past the Pandemic

Mar 24, 2021

Nigeria’s Private Sector Looks Past the Pandemic

New research shows that long-term prospects for Nigeria’s economic growth are strong, with several promising areas for investment.