Unsolicited proposals are common, particularly in developing countries where governments are flooded with them. But they can be tricky: governments don’t want to miss out on a good idea from an…

Jeff Delmon |

In a world of limited debt headroom, how can countries invest in infrastructure to boost productivity and growth while balancing fiscal budget constraints with social goals? PPPs can help, but…

Sebnem Erol Madan |

What’s it going to take to help drive Africa into the digital infrastructure sector and ensure landlocked countries benefit from pan-African economic growth? Partnerships like PPPs can pave the…

David Baxter |

• Who finances infrastructure investments? Private vs. public financing? As many seek to increase private participation in infrastructure, it’s still largely public business. Find out by how much…

Deblina Saha, Fatouma Toure Ibrahima |

Reformist governments often set up all the required conditions to revive their economies and then wait for foreign investment that never comes. This problem stems in part from assuming that what…

Ricardo Hausmann |

West Africa’s vulnerable coastlines are challenged by severe erosion, flooding and pollution—threatening vital infrastructure and livelihoods. The West Africa Coastal Area’s (WACA) Program has a…

Sajid Anwar |

Environmental, social and governance investing may be the investment buzzword of the year: it can have a material impact on corporate performance or pose an investment risk. MIGA is working…

Punji Leagnavar |

governments lack the financial capacity to fill these needs alone. The private sector must play a bigger role. Unlocking the approximately $80 trillion long-term investor asset base, which…

Jérôme Jean Haegeli |

How do we measure the benefits of private sector financing of infrastructure to ensure it’s broadly shared across all segments of society? A two-year program is underway to improve the ability to…

Esther Illouz, Ambar Narayan |

Investors in developing market infrastructure projects are now setting best practices when it comes to integrating gender considerations into project finance, delivery and operations. Read…

Alexa Blain |