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The European Investment Bank is financing climate action projects across Africa: encouraging the shift to renewable energy, helping countries to adapt to changing weather conditions and reducing the environmental consequences of waste and wastewater. Discover these different projects in our video!
Tosin Akinmusire is a mother with a career as a regional operations manager in the Nigeria-based food retailing company Food Concepts Plc. Her employer launched a gender action plan with the help of their investor, the private equity fund DPI, two years ago. Applying the 2X Challenge Women for Finance criteria, DPI is helping its portfolio companies in Sub-Saharan Africa to integrate gender lens into their internal policies.
The EIB is an investor in DPI’s African Development Partners III fund, the first-ever 2X Flagship fund committed to support women’s economic empowerment and promote gender equality.
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