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PIDG’s purpose is to combat poverty in the poorest and most fragile countries through pioneering infrastructure.

Pioneering infrastructure, changing lives

Unlocking infrastructure investment opportunities

Leadership capital for infrastructure development

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Pioneering infrastructure in Myanmar – the last frontier for wind power, by Kenneth Goh
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Pioneering infrastructure in Myanmar – the last frontier for wind power, by Kenneth Goh

Kenneth Goh, Programme Manager at InfraCo Asia, shares the process behind developing the first utility-scale wind power projects in Myanmar – one of Southeast Asia’s last frontiers for the renewable technology.”

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The launch of @tradegovuk’s #DealRoom last January is already connecting £550 million of projects in #Africa with UK investors.

With less than 24 hours to go, we are looking forward to hosting the Africa Investment Conference to explore how the 🇬🇧 can further #InvestinAfrica.

2020 was a transformative year for UK-Africa trading partnerships.
As @PIDGorg, @GuarantCo, @InfracoAfrica and #EAIF attend the @tradegovuk Africa Investment Conference on 20 January, we reflect on the various ways in which we have continued to #InvestInAfrica.

The #Djermaya_Solar project in #Chad has distributed wash stations and PPE to communities close to the project site as part of efforts to prevent the spread of #COVID19. The initiative has been supported by @PIDGorg Technical Assistance and @InfracoAfrica #keepingpeoplesafe

The Kha Laing Microgrid demonstrates the commercial viability of the Anchor-Business-Community #ruralelectrification model;

@InfraCoAsia (through developer ICM), @EDFofficiel and #SolaRiseSys are exploring plans to replicate its success across other sites in #Myanmar.

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Our impact

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$2.6bn
Mobilised from Private Sector Investors and Development Finance Institutions in 2019

$33.2bn
Mobilised from Private Sector Investors and Development Finance Institutions since 2002

209m
People with access to new or improved infrastructure

250,000
Long-term jobs created

PIDG in action

Where we operate

2002
PIDG established to address a series of market failures

Over $4bn committed by PIDG to support 157 infrastructure projects to reach financial close since 2002

40+
countries
have PIDG supported projects

50%
commitments in FCAS

209m
people with access to new or improved infrastructure

51%
overall commitments to energy projects support renewable energy

94
projects have become commercially operational

66%
commitments to energy projects in the most recent 5 years support renewable energy, compared to 57% in the last 10 years.

PIDG is an innovative infrastructure development and finance organisation funded by six governments and the IFC

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