BIO celebrates the opening of its Nairobi office covering Eastern Africa

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BIO celebrates the opening of its Nairobi office covering Eastern Africa

05-10-2022

BIO has officially launched its East African office with a celebration ceremony held at the Residence of the Belgian Embassador, H.E. Mr Peter Maddens, in Nairobi.

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Kashf Foundation raises EUR 9.4M capital

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Kashf Foundation raises EUR 9.4M capital

02-10-2022

EMGA completes EUR 9.4M capital raise for Kashf Foundation with financing from BIO

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What we do is not neoliberalism, but common sense

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What we do is not neoliberalism, but common sense

29-06-2022

BIO’s response to the article by Mr Raphael Meulders, Feu nourri contre la société publique BIO, published in La Libre, 15 June 2022

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BIO's response

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BIO's response

16-06-2022

BIO’s response to the article by Mr Raphael Meulders, Feu nourri contre la société publique BIO, published in La Libre, 15 June 2022

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Launch FEFISOL II

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Launch FEFISOL II

01-06-2022

Launch of the new European solidarity financing fund for Africa, FEFISOL II, with a first closing of 22.5 million euros and a technical support envelope of 1 million euros.

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NGO Policy briefs

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NGO Policy briefs

09-05-2022

BIO welcomes the briefing notes published today by 11.11.11, CNDC-11.11.11, and the NGO Coalition Contre la Faim on BIO as a sustainable development actor with respect to agriculture, climate, and governance.

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SDG Frontier Fund Final Closing

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SDG Frontier Fund Final Closing

29-04-2022

First-of-its-kind Belgian impact fund mobilises additional private resources to support African and Asian SMEs in their growth.

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Investment in candi solar

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Investment in candi solar

22-02-2022

responsAbility Investments, the Swiss impact investment manager, and BIO, the Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries, have provided a USD 10 million equivalent multi-currency loan to candi solar, a visionary financial and clean energy platform through which distributed energy infrastructure in emerging markets can be built at scale.

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Call for tender - Development Effectiveness Evaluation

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Call for tender - Development Effectiveness Evaluation

20-12-2021

BIO has just published a call for tender for the next 3 Development Effectiveness Evaluations (period 2022- 2024), including a detailed Terms of Reference for the next evaluation that will focus on “BIO’s contribution to SDG10 – Reduced inequality and inclusive businesses”.

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