• Realizing the Potential of the G20 Compact with Africa

    16 days ago - By iMF Direct

    By Christine Lagarde
    October 30, 2018
    Power Plant, Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. The G20 Compact with Africa was initiated under the German G20 Presidency to promote private investment in Africa, including in infrastructure. So far, eleven African countries have joined the initiative: Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Morocco, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo and Tunisia
    The Compact with Africa focuses on a fundamental challenge for the continent: how to accelerate private sector investment and create jobs. To realize its full potential, all parties need to deliver.
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