The substantial infrastructure needs in Sub-Saharan Africa cannot be met without sizeable private-sector financing. Anecdotal evidence from a recent IFC study shows improved regulatory frameworks…

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The global use of mobile phones generates a vast amount of data, which can be used effectively and responsibly for development work and emergency response.

Anat Lewin, Sveta Milusheva|

Digital public infrastructure can enable essential society-wide functions and services such as identification, payments, and data exchange.

Vyjayanti T Desai, Jonathan Marskell, Georgina Marin, Minita Varghese|

Ministries of Finance play a critical role in driving private sector net zero commitments, having levers of influence that are more effective in bringing about change than companies’ voluntary…

Olha Krushelnytska|

Mobile technologies offer vast development opportunities for governments. Many of these opportunities are not fully realized in most client countries, while various implementations already…

Khuram Farooq, Peter Kustor, Gerhard Embacher-Köhle, Daniel Medimorec|