Asia

“Third IMF-JICA High-Level Conference Discusses Supporting Rapid and Inclusive Growth in Frontier and Developing Asia” – Tokyo, Japan – February 17-18, 2015

According to a press release published by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), “(t)he International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) held (on February 17-18, 2014) a conference in Tokyo, Japan, entitled ‘Frontier and Developing Asia: Supporting Rapid and Inclusive Growth.’ The conference brought together ministers, central bank governors, other senior […]

“Tapping the Indian diaspora: The future of development finance?” – Devex – February 5, 2015

An article published on Devex on February 5, 2015 profiles the Indian Diaspora Investment Initiative, a partnership between USAID, the Calvert Foundation and several private financial institutions in India, announced by U.S. President Barack Obama. “The first-of-its-kind initiative seeks to tap the Indian diaspora in the United States — and not just high net-worth individuals, but also […]