OPIC Updates | Newsletter of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation

In 2006, OPIC financing supported the purchasing of equipment to drill potable wells in Africa.   

Transforming Africa with Public Private Partnerships 

In a recent piece for All Africa, OPIC Executive Vice President Mimi Alemayehou notes that sustaining economic growth in Africa will require collaboration between both the public and private sectors. 

OPIC and ACORE discuss global renewable energy

OPIC and the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) hosted the Inaugural Meeting of ACORE's International Programs Steering Committee which discussed current international programs helping to advance the growth of renewable energy globally. Learn more

Bringing modern, affordable healthcare to Pakistan

An OPIC loan is supporting the renovation and expansion of a facility in Pakistan that will include the introduction of advanced equipment, a center for medical innovation and a program to subsidize healthcare for poorer patients throughout the country.


Highlighting investment in Latin America

Suzanne Etcheverry, OPIC's Director of Funds Portfolio Management, recently discussed OPIC's investments and development focus in Latin America with Latin Private Equity Journal. Learn more


OPIC small business workshop travels to Minnesota and California

On October 8, 2013, OPIC will host its next Expanding Horizons workshop for small businesses in Minneapolis, Minnesota followed by a workshop on November 13 in San Jose, California. Learn more


Office of Accountability invites public comments
In an effort to ensure that it is effectively serving communities and other parties that may be impacted by OPIC-supported projects, the Office of Accountability is seeking input on its new draft operational guidelines. Learn more  
The world needs more impact investing

This year, the United Nations created a new campaign called "The World Needs More" to literally turn words into aid. At OPIC, we chose to highlight the importance of impact investing since it can help develop solutions to common social and environmental challenges around the world. Learn more

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