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Mexico Takes Eye Care Digital Amid COVID-19

Jun 5, 2020

Mexico Takes Eye Care Digital Amid COVID-19

A Mexican eye-care introduces digital services to keep clients healthy—despite the pandemic.

Company Matches Workers with New Jobs in Midst of COVID-19

May 27, 2020

Company Matches Workers with New Jobs in Midst of COVID-19

One innovative online recruiter in Brazil offers tips to job seekers and businesses on how to better position themselves in a changing economic landscape.

A “Death-Defying Time” for Start-ups

May 27, 2020

A “Death-Defying Time” for Start-ups

Sean O’Sullivan, of the global venture capital firm SOSV, discusses how the post-COVID-19 economy will affect investment in start-ups.

Pakistan’s Minibikes Rev Up to Meet Food Security Demands

May 13, 2020

Pakistan’s Minibikes Rev Up to Meet Food Security Demands

During lockdown, this logistics app company deploys drivers to help the government deliver food to those in need.

COVID-19 Spurs Surge in Diabetes Care in Mexico

Apr 29, 2020

COVID-19 Spurs Surge in Diabetes Care in Mexico

The COVID-19 crisis has created an unexpected 40 percent surge in new clients for a Mexican chain of specialized clinics that treat diabetes.

In Latin America, a Logistics Startup Supports Supply Chains

Apr 22, 2020

In Latin America, a Logistics Startup Supports Supply Chains

In the midst of COVID-19, on deserted roads across Latin America, a young Bogota-based company is sending trucks to deliver a wide array of products.

Sri Lankan Start-Up Offers a Lifeline During Crisis

Apr 8, 2020

Sri Lankan Start-Up Offers a Lifeline During Crisis

A ride-hailing company mobilizes its drivers and fleet of vehicles as emergency support for people under lockdown in Sri Lanka.

Indian e-Health Service Adjusts to Lockdown, Meets Heavy Demand

Apr 8, 2020

Indian e-Health Service Adjusts to Lockdown, Meets Heavy Demand

India’s largest online health platform takes on new tasks in real time to keep business running and serve people in more than 100 cities.

Unsung Heroes: Truckers Keep Delivering, Thanks to Online Platform

Mar 31, 2020

Unsung Heroes: Truckers Keep Delivering, Thanks to Online Platform

In some African countries, the Kobo360 platform helps drivers deliver foods and critical pharmaceutical supplies during the crisis.

Creating Jobs and Transforming Economies in Africa and the Middle East

Oct 18, 2019

Creating Jobs and Transforming Economies in Africa and the Middle East

IFC supports sectors with the greatest potential to create jobs and improve people’s lives.