• New Publication

    IFC Net Zero Roadmap for Copper & Nickel Value Chains

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    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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    Pedal to the Metal: Decarbonization Pathways for Copper and Nickel

    Read it here
    World Bank Group Climate Smart Initiative
  • BLOG

    A Sustainable Future for Infrastructure Finance

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    The Business Case for Gender-Responsive Climate-Smart Mining


    Integrating Gender in Cities, Water, Power, Transport & Mining Projects

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  • BLOG

    In Bogotá, Impact Mapping Shows Covid-19’s Strain on Women Caregivers

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


A platform for sharing experiences and best practices from natural resources and infrastructure development and community-industry links. CommDev features multimedia components, including blogs and videos by the World Bank Group and partners.

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.

Read more about our gender work

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