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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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World Water Day. The Kigali Bulk Water Concession: Meeting the challenges of private investment in water infrastructure
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World Water Day. The Kigali Bulk Water Concession: Meeting the challenges of private investment in water infrastructure

For World Water Day, James Leigland, PIDG TA Advisor, explains how a pioneering water concession in the city of Kigali and a nearby district in the Eastern Province of Rwanda, illustrates some of the key characteristics of long-term, capital-intensive public-private partnerships (PPPs), in difficult sectors like water and sanitation.

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Read the summary report of @OECDdev's Private Finance for Sustainable Development (#PF4SD) Conference held in January, in which PIDG CEO,@PhilippeValahu is quoted on his take on aligning finance with the SDGs. https://t.co/PktEXhuXYL

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Some great news to brighten your day. Construction works have commenced to deliver the next phase of the #SierraLeoneMinigrid project. the project will bring clean power to rural #SierraLeone. @PIDGorg @InfracoAfrica @PowerGen_RE

Following #WorldWaterDay2020, we take a closer look at how PIDG company @InfracoAfrica's Kalangala Infrastructure Services water project in #Uganda is changing lives. Read tap manager Nabukenya Goreti's story here: https://t.co/2XfC1ir16Q

In a blog for #WorldWaterDay, James Leigland, PIDG TA Advisor, explains how the pioneering #Kigali Bulk Water Concession illustrates some of the key characteristics of long-term, capital-intensive PPPs, in difficult sectors like water & sanitation. Read: https://t.co/O0peKm56ns

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$4.5bn
Mobilised from Private Sector Investors and Development Finance Institutions in 2018

$35.8bn
Mobilised from Private Sector Investors and Development Finance Institutions since 2002

243.1m
People with access to new or improved infrastructure

240,688
Long-term jobs created

PIDG in action

Where we operate

2002
PIDG established to address a series of market failures

>$3bn
PIDG funding base

40+
countries
have PIDG supported projects

49%
commitments in FCAS

243m
people with access to new or improved infrastructure

49%
commitments to energy projects support renewable energy

113
projects have become commercially operational

100%
commitments to energy projects in 2018 support renewable energy

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

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