Private Sector & Development magazines

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Private Sector & Development magazines

Published since 2009, Private Sector & Development (PS&D) is a half-yearly magazine that aims to get a better grasp of the mechanisms through which the private sector can contribute to the development of southern countries. In each issue, PS&D compares the views of authors in different fields: researchers, private sector’s professionals, development institutions or civil society. The idea of the Private Sector & Development magazine is to share know-how and best practices and boost sustainable development by encouraging private investment. The magazine spotlights the experience of Proparco and its private-sector partners.

# Special Issue

Public Development Banks tackling global challenges

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Secteur Privé & Développement

This special issue, published in collaboration with the EDFI association on the occasion of the first Finance in common world summit of November 2020, aims to highlight the increasingly important role played by DFIs and to address some of the major development issues.

# 32

SME Finance in Africa: What’s new?

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PSD 32

10 years after having dedicated its first issue to the financing and support of SMEs in Africa, this Private Sector & Development magazine takes another in-depth look into this major challenge for the continent's development.

# 30

Corporate governance: a driver for growth

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PSD30 Corporte governance

The 30th Private Sector & Development magazine focuses on the issues and challenges of a key topic for business growth: governance. Good governance practices play a fundamental role in ensuring the sustainability of companies and confidence from lenders and investors.

# 27

Vulnerabilities and crises: what role for companies?

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couverture

Over two billion people throughout the world are currently living in countries in which development is being stymied by situations that are rife with conflict and violence. The growing number of both natural and man-made crises makes the fragile countries a key focus of current concerns.

# 26

African port: Gateway to development

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couverture

This 26th issue focuses on the African port sector. The magazine features analyses provided by experts from ISEMAR, SETRAG, Jeune Afrique and AFD, to get an insight into this rapidly growing sector that is so vital for the Continent’s future growth and development.

# Special Issue

Independant power producers: a solution for Africa?

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SPECIAL ISSUE IPPS

Demand for electricity in sub-Saharan Africa is growing fast – driven primarily by economic growth and by policies for widening access to electricity – and yet production capacity has developed very little since the 1990s. Focus in this issue.