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The Quiet Global Transformation of Global Development: OPIC featured in Huffington Post

  The Huffington Post featured a piece by OPIC’s President and CEO Elizabeth Littlefield on the transformation of global development in recent years. In the piece Littlefield highlights how aid and investment in emerging... Read more...

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Featured photo: California juice producer supports sustainability in the Amazon

Workers in Brazil offload baskets of açaí berries for processing at a local juicing facility established by Sambazon, a California company and OPIC client. Sambazon used an OPIC loan to build an açaí berry cultivation and processing warehouse in... Read more...

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Reaching the neediest: One OPIC client explains its strategy for investing in the world’s poorest and most remote communities

As a leader in Impact Investing, OPIC helps channel capital to address some of the world’s major social and environmental challenges such as access to education, healthcare and financial services. But to get that capital to the people... Read more...

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OPIC at a glance

From a growing commitment to renewable resources to support for American small businesses, learn more about some of our major accomplishments in this cheat sheet. Read more...

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Year in review: OPIC’s top blog posts of 2014

OPIC extended its work addressing major world development challenges in 2014, supporting projects to build power plants and other major infrastructure, increase access to food and clean drinking water, introduce cleaner sources of energy,... Read more...

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Spotlight on OPIC’s Impact Award in the development impact category

The inaugural OPIC Impact Awards, scheduled for March 11, will honor winners in six award categories, including Renewable Resources, Critical Infrastructure, Access to Finance, Development Impact, Private Equity and American... Read more...

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Global Development Supports Domestic Development

By Elizabeth Littlefield, OPIC President and CEO At first glance, the prospects for American foreign aid and investment might look grim these days. As debt ceiling discussions and proposed austerity measures cast a shadow on all federal spending... Read more...

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