Clean, inclusive, and green: ESG grounds mining’s net-zero pathways

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    Lekela – The Power of Sex-disaggregated Data in Prioritizing Interventions

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    With open data, frontline communities and companies can build climate resilience

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  • New Publication

    Social KPIs Matter: Setting Meaningful Indicators for Sustainability-Linked Finance Discussion Paper

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  • BLOG

    6 Reasons Why Social Metrics Matter in Sustainability-Linked Finance

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  • New Publication

    IFC Net Zero Roadmap for Copper & Nickel Value Chains

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  • BLOG

    Pedal to the Metal: Decarbonization Pathways for Copper and Nickel

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    World Bank Group Climate Smart Initiative

    From Disclosure to Development (D2D) project; harnessing the power of open data to solve challenges in Sierra Leone’s mining communities

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    A Sustainable Future for Infrastructure Finance

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    Capturing Hydropower’s Promise: Local Benefit Sharing in Hydropower Projects


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IFC’s Sustainable Infrastructure Advisory works with:

  • Companies at firm and sector level to increase benefits to communities, especially women and youth, so they are vested in project success.
  • Civil society to facilitate their participation in client projects and promote transparency and accountability.
  • Local and national government to enhance their capacity to deliver shared prosperity for communities and private sector.


Stephanie Sines

IFC works with the Nachtigal Hydro Power Company to mainstream gender inclusion and empowerment across community focused activities and improve gender diversity in the project’s workforce.

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