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October 11, 2023
ETG female workers in a nut selection facility

The importance of embracing the potential of emerging markets and developing economies

Emerging markets and developing economies (EMDEs) play a crucial role in the global economy, contributing 60% of the world's GDP and driving over a third of global GDP growth. However, the potential of EMDEs is often overshadowed by the challenges they face. At FinDev Canada, we recognize the significance of showcasing the potential of these regions to mobilize private sector investment and foster sustainable and inclusive development.
September 6, 2023
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Reflections from the Seventh GEF Assembly

From August 22-26, environmental leaders from 185 countries gathered in Vancouver, Canada, for the Seventh Global Environment Facility (GEF) Assembly. Our CEO, Lori Kerr, had the pleasure of attending and participating in 6 panel discussions.