You'll never make the world sustainable with only public money

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You'll never make the world sustainable with only public money

02-07-2020

Financial return is worth twice as much if it also helps the world move forward. The Belgian government and business world collect 50 million euros for sustainable investments in the African and Asian private sector. "Investing is better than giving," says driving force Alexander De Croo, Minister of Development Cooperation. "You will only see a return on your investment if it has really made a difference."

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SDG Frontier Fund first closing

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SDG Frontier Fund first closing

02-07-2020

First-of-its-kind Belgian impact fund brings together 9 private investors to support sustainable economic growth in African and Asian frontier markets.

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Belgian Impact Investors call for action

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Belgian Impact Investors call for action

24-06-2020

Belgian Impact Investors ALTERFIN, BIO, BRS, INCOFIN, INPULSE, KAMPANI, and KOIS call for action to respond to COVID-19 in developing countries

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European Development Co-operation, COVID-19, and how to save jobs in Africa

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European Development Co-operation, COVID-19, and how to save jobs in Africa

04-05-2020

A call for action to European governments and their Development Finance Institutions

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COVID-19

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COVID-19

17-03-2020

All of BIO's staff is working from home. All business travel, national and international, has been suspended, and all meetings are held by tele- and video-conferencing.

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Electricity expansion begins at Azito Power Station

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Electricity expansion begins at Azito Power Station

17-03-2020

Phase IV to increase Côte d’Ivoire’s electricity by 30 percent.

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JTF Madagascar financed by DFIs Finnfund & BIO

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JTF Madagascar financed by DFIs Finnfund & BIO

22-01-2020

Finnfund and BIO have invested in JTF Madagascar, an agricultural company owned by the Italian renewable energy company Tozzi Green.

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Feronia/PHC - BIO’s mission is to invest in the most difficult places and circumstances.

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Feronia/PHC - BIO’s mission is to invest in the most difficult places and circumstances.

25-11-2019

On the 25th of November, Human Rights Watch published a report on Feronia / PHC, and the DFIs who invested therein. Here you can find a joint statement from CDC Group, BIO, DEG, and FMO in response to the HRW report.

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