17 Aug 2021
PIDG Pulse Episode #6: Kenya Capital Markets
In this episode, we discuss Kenya’s clear commitment to embracing change, we explore key projects PIDG has enabled, including the Acorn Affordable Student Accommodation and Kenya credit enhancement facility, and we highlight the opportunities presented by Kenya’s new strategic partnership with the UK.
30 Jul 2021
Bridging infrastructure gaps in Kenya: how PIDG is forging new partnerships to drive private sector investment in infrastructure
Emilio Cattaneo, Head of Technical Assistance at PIDG, highlights how PIDG is contributing to the new UK-Kenya investment package by supporting the promotion of Public Private Partnerships in key infrastructure sectors.
29 Jul 2021
Promoting Electrical Safety: Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution
Ridouan Lehrrissi, HSES Manager at PIDG company InfraCo Africa, introduces the Good Practice Note on Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution.
03 Mar 2021
Level the playing field: Three ways in which InfraCo Asia is empowering women and girls
Gender equity has implications for all sectors, in both formal and informal economies. And the impact of advancing women’s equality extends beyond moral and social outcomes.
22 Dec 2020
Highlights of the PIDG year, 2020
2020 has been a difficult year for us all. Find out how the PIDG Group and our partners stepped up and took on the challenges of the year in this video
21 Dec 2020
Putting safety at the heart of infrastructure development, by Connor Dawson of InfraCo Africa
Connor Dawson, InfraCo Africa's Head of Asset Management, focuses on the importance of placing safety at the heart of everything that PIDG does on its projects, both through and beyond the COVID-19 crisis.
18 Dec 2020
Behind the scenes: Leaving a legacy of development
James Ng’ang’a, an Asset Manager for InfraCo Africa, explains how Salima Solar – a 60MWac solar project in Malawi – is a great example of the work being undertaken to maximise the development impact of projects for local communities.
15 Dec 2020
Behind the scenes: Igniting innovation in sub-Saharan Africa, by Claire Jarratt
Claire Jarratt, CIO at InfraCo Africa, writes about expanding the company’s investment offering to develop sustainable infrastructure which focuses on building capacity and creating local jobs as sub-Saharan economies emerge from the COVID-19 crisis.
08 Dec 2020
PIDG Pathfinder newsletter Autumn / Winter 2020
The PIDG Pathfinder Autumn / Winter newsletter is out.
19 Dec 2019
PIDG Pathfinder newsletter, winter 2019
Welcome to the second issue of PIDG Pathfinder. Lorna McNae of InfraCo Africa shares the background to a powerful video of the Chiansi irrigation project. Prabaljit Sarkar of InfraCo Asia, recounts the challenges and eventual successful completion of the Ninh Thuan solar power plant in Vietnam, and Emilio Cattaneo of EAIF, reflects on his recent visit to Ghana with a high-level UK government delegation to see the progress of two of our projects, Cenpower and Quantum Terminals.
10 Dec 2019
Kha Laing microgrid project, Myanmar
1,100 people expected to receive first-time 24/7 access to electricity through the Kha Laing microgrid polot project in Myanmar's Magway region
17 Oct 2019
International day for the eradication of poverty
Today is International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. PIDG’s strategy is aligned to the SDGs and aims to deliver high-impact development to combat poverty in rural and remote populations, to increase the supply of jobs, improve livelihoods and create essential links to urban areas.