For Africa’s water needs to be met investment both in infrastructure and in operation and maintenance of water services has to be maintained and increased, while private sector engagement is essential - main conclusions of Financing Water for Growth in Africa meeting in Dakar, Senegal, on 26-27 November 2008.
One hundred and fifty decision-makers from around Africa, donor countries and international financial institutions will converge on Dakar, Senegal on 26 and 27 November 2008 to consider practical steps in attracting private sector investment in water infrastructure development in Africa.
More than 70 high-level representatives from G8 countries, multilaterals, China, India, Saudi Fund and key African institutions attended the fourth annual senior-level meeting of the ICA from 13th to 14th March 2008 in Tokyo.
Leading development institutions encouraged efforts to meet Africa’s infrastructure needs at a meeting of the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) last Friday. The project collaboration meeting was hosted by the European...
A user-guide to donor debt and equity financing for infrastructure has been produced by the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA), and funded by a grant from the Private-Public Infrastructure Advisory Facility (PPIAF).