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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.

This Online Market Delivers a New Business Model

Aug 6, 2019

This Online Market Delivers a New Business Model

Consolidation of Bangladesh’s grocery supply chain offers convenience for consumers—and could lead to better incomes for farmers.

Technology Fuels Better Logistics Operations in Latin America

Apr 18, 2019

Technology Fuels Better Logistics Operations in Latin America

A platform that connects truck drivers to businesses aims to improve the flow of goods and bring down logistics costs across the region.

Technology Helps African Farmers Sell What They Sow

Nov 15, 2018

Technology Helps African Farmers Sell What They Sow

A Kenyan mobile phone platform is offering local farmers access to a transparent marketplace that offers higher prices for their goods.

Matching Entrepreneurs with Markets for Better Health Care

Nov 7, 2018

Matching Entrepreneurs with Markets for Better Health Care

Matchmaking program TechEmerge aims to bring new technologies to markets that need them most.

Investors Give High Scores to India’s Top Math App

Jul 24, 2018

Investors Give High Scores to India’s Top Math App

The Byju’s app has enabled 900,000 subscription-paying students in India to expand their education.

Innovators Create a Place for Africa in the Digital Economy

Apr 26, 2018

Innovators Create a Place for Africa in the Digital Economy

A platform developed by Africa's Talking helps boost the continent's digital marketplace.

Africa’s Tech Talent Finds Its Place in the Global Economy

Apr 9, 2018

Africa’s Tech Talent Finds Its Place in the Global Economy

IFC client Andela, based in Nigeria and Kenya, is training software developers and placing them in companies worldwide.

Accelerating Latin America’s Tech Start-ups

Mar 15, 2018

Accelerating Latin America’s Tech Start-ups

Seed funds and accelerators are providing not only capital but also much-needed know-how across the region.

Latin American Start-ups Drive Development and Innovation

Mar 13, 2018

Latin American Start-ups Drive Development and Innovation

In Brazil, tech company Loggi is disrupting business as usual and creating economic opportunities.