Institutional investors announce new net zero investment initiative

The African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB) has announced its model law on Institutional Investor-Public Partnerships (IIPP) initiative (ML-IIPP). First adapted by the African Unions’ 5 percent institutional infrastructure investment agenda initiative, the ML-IIPP framework will assist emerging and developing countries to derisk and meet their net-zero capital mobilization goals. The ML-IIPP initiative is a…

Invitation: African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB), Partnerships Dialogue Series: Enabling Institutional Investor-Public Partnerships (IIPP) & Scope 3 Allocations, in support of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)

You are cordially invited to our next African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB), Partnerships Dialogue Series, COP 26 Virtual Side Event on: Enabling Institutional Investor-Public Partnerships (IIPP) and Scope 3 Allocations, in support of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), on 10 November 2021, at 3pm-4:30pm CET. The event is a collaboration between the: African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB)…

Invitation: African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB), Partnerships Dialogue Series: Enabling Institutional Investor-Public Partnerships (IIPP) & Scope 3 Allocations, in support of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)

Dear Stakeholder, You are cordially invited to our next African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB), Partnerships Dialogue Series, COP 26 Virtual Side Event on: Enabling Institutional Investor-Public Partnerships (IIPP) and Scope 3 Allocations, in support of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), on 10 November 2021, at 3pm-4:30pm CET. The event is a collaboration between the: African Green Infrastructure Investment…

Rich Countries Must Bear the Cost if We Can Ever Hope to Achieve a Net-Zero World

As the leaders of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund meet this week, they have a chance to reimagine how the world can use finance to reduce the risks from climate change. For the economies working toward the goal of achieving by 2050 a net-zero world — one where we have removed as…

Exploring the Benefits of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)

Minaz Bhuiya, Citi Treasury and Trade Solutions SSA Head for FI & Correspondent Banking talks with Hubert Danso, CEO and Chairman for Africa Investor (Ai) Group to Explore the Benefits of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area. Speakers: Hubert Danso – Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Africa Investor (AI) Group Minaz Bhuiya – FI &…

Regulation as a Stimulus (RaaS) initiative launched by UNDP, Africa investor (Ai) and AfCFTA Secretariat, as a post pandemic recovery plan

New York, 29 September – African governments can turn trade barriers into accelerators that build back stronger economies and accelerate intra-continental trade. At a high-level side event on the margins of the 76th United Nations General Assembly, the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat, Africa Investor, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) presented the…