Private Sector & Development magazines


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.

# 5

Africa’s Financial markets : A real development tool?

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This fifth issue of the magazine Private Sector & Development makes a comprehensive review of developments (recent and future) on Africa’s financial markets. It also highlights their utility and their impacts on African economies. 

# 1

SME Financing in Sub-Saharan Africa

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The private sector is a powerful tool for the development of poor countries. It is both the main engine for growth and job creation and an intermediary for public policy, in particular thanks to public private partnerships.