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International Finance Corporation (IFC)

  • Organization type:UN & International Organization

General contact information

  • URL: http://www.ifc.org
  • Address: 2121 Pennsylvannia Avenue, NW
  • Postal Code: 20433
  • City: Washington DC
  • Country: United States of America
  • Telephone: +1 2024733800
  • Fax: +1 2029744384
  • Email: CShanahan@ifc.org
  • Head of the organization: Lars H. Thunell

Mission & Disaster Reduction Profile

IFC promotes sustainable private sector investment in developing countries as a way to reduce poverty and improve people's lives. In order to do this, IFC finances private sector projects, helps private companies in the developing world mobilize financing in international financial markets, and provides advice and technical assistance to businesses and governments.

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