International Finance Corporation
The International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group member) is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on the private sector in developing countries.
IFC advances economic development and improves the lives of people by encouraging the growth of the private sector in developing countries.
We achieve this by creating new markets, mobilising other investors, and sharing expertise. In doing so, we create jobs and raise living standards, especially for the poor and vulnerable.
Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)
How we work
Our Core Values guide the decisions we make and the actions we take.
IMPACT – We help our clients solve their greatest development challenges.
INTEGRITY – We do what is right.
RESPECT – We care for our people, our clients, our partners and our planet.
TEAMWORK – We work together to achieve our goals.
INNOVATION – We learn and adapt to find better ways of doing things.
... and why
Our mission is to advance economic development by encouraging the growth of private enterprise in developing countries.
Our work supports the World Bank Group’s twin goals of ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity.
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We strive to achieve the right skills mix to respond to our clients' needs and to develop new business opportunities.
We focus on strengthening IFC’s core competitive advantage – our people – by hiring and leveraging diverse talents. As a global organisation committed to promoting sustainable private sector investment in developing countries, our diversity and inclusion strategy is critical to strengthening our client focus, enhancing responsiveness, and improving the quality of results.
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"My favourite thing about my career is being able to develop projects that not only benefit the people and countries that we serve, but also our planet."
Investment Officer (Green Finance)
"What drives me is the environmental impact of transportation and when I feel like I’m contributing to reducing the sector’s carbon footprint."
Maria López Conde
Research Analyst (Global Transport)
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