19 Mar 2021
Kacific, PIDG TA and GuarantCo supporting COVID-19 response in Asian and Pacific rural communities
In 2019 GuarantCo, a Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) company, and the Asian Development Bank co-financed Kacific Broadband Satellites International Limited (Kacific) to enable affordable, “direct to premises”, high-speed, broadband internet connections across select Asian countries and the Pacific Islands.
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.
23 Feb 2021
The Private Infrastructure Development Group joins the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials
The Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) is delighted to announce that we are joining the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF).
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.
14 Dec 2020
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.”
08 Dec 2020
PIDG Pathfinder newsletter Autumn / Winter 2020
The PIDG Pathfinder Autumn / Winter newsletter is out.
27 Nov 2020
PIDG TA supporting local communities during the Covid-19 pandemic
As part of its ongoing commitment to support communities during the coronavirus pandemic, PIDG TA provided 22 TA grants and 1 Capital grant to PIDG projects to support COVID-19 responses, with a total commitment of USD1.633 million.
23 Jul 2020
COVID-19 Response Update
PIDG CEO, Philippe Valahu, detailing the progress on our response to the COVID-19 crisis.
05 Jun 2020
World Environment Day. Spotlight: Taking action on climate change
For World Environment Day, Marco Serena, PIDG Head of Development Impact explains how PIDG is progressing towards its commitment to SDG 13, climate action.