Transforming African Development: Partnerships and Risk Mitigation to Mobilize Private Investment on a New Scale

Aug 24, 2016 | IFC | IFC
The role of the private sector is particularly significant in Africa—the focus of this report. Africa’s population is expected to increase to 1.7 billion in 2030. By 2050, the continent will be home to 2.4 billion people—a quarter of the world’s future population. This report offers a template for how we can move forward—by showing how investors, governments, local enterprises, donors, and individuals are working together to address investors’ risk concerns and deliver more investment with positive impact.