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With the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) portfolio of climate change programs, partnerships, and expertise around the globe, the Agency is well-positioned to answer the global call to action surrounding our climate crisis. USAID will work across the intersection of climate and development to reduce emissions, sustainably develop economies…


Despite a tumultuous year, Haiti INVEST’s local partners have continued to close deals that leverage private capital to drive inclusive, sustainable growth for Haitian businesses. …


A healthcare worker stands outside a clinic in Vietnam.
A healthcare worker stands outside a clinic in Vietnam. Photo: USAID Vietnam

By Mariah Redfern, INVEST Communications Specialist

At the height of the HIV/AIDS crisis in the 1990s, the United States established PEPFAR — the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS relief — which is the largest commitment by any nation to address a single disease in history. In Vietnam, USAID used PEPFAR…


As USAID is accelerating its efforts to meet the urgency of global climate change, INVEST is providing support through activities focused on encouraging the flow of private capital toward climate adaptation, resilience, and mitigation. …


With the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) portfolio of climate change programs, partnerships, and expertise around the globe, the Agency is positioned to answer the global call to action for the climate crisis. USAID will work across the intersection of climate and development to reduce emissions, sustainably develop economies…


Pension funds and other institutional investors hold more than $100 trillion in assets, and their stakeholders are increasingly interested in utilizing those funds to make socially responsible investments. At the same time, countries in Africa are growing fast — but risk falling behind if they can’t finance the necessary infrastructure…


CEO of Development Partners International (DPI) Runa Alam talks about the history of Pan-African private equity, the potential for institutional capital to drive the continent’s development, and the role of the Prosper Africa initiative in catalyzing two-way trade and investment between the United States and African nations.

This article previously…


Through INVEST, CrossBoundary and Asoko Insight are supporting Prosper Africa’s Virtual Deal Room, which connects investors with investable companies across the African continent. This is the fourth in a series of four interviews with female founders whose companies are actively fundraising and listed on the deal room.

This article previously…


Through INVEST, CrossBoundary and Asoko Insight are supporting Prosper Africa’s Virtual Deal Room, which connects investors with investable companies across the African continent. This is the third in a series of four interviews with female founders whose companies are actively fundraising and listed on the deal room.

This article previously…


Joachim Arnold is the Chief Operating Officer of OCO Global, a consulting firm working in the field of foreign direct investment transaction and trade development. Through USAID INVEST, OCO Global is working with the Government of Georgia’s economic development agency to mobilize foreign direct investment into Georgia. …

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INVEST, a USAID initiative, mobilizes private investment for development goals. It drives inclusive growth and sustainable development in emerging markets.

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