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Focus on Impact Award Winner: BMR Energy, LLC

OPIC’s work to help address the world’s most critical development challenges takes many shapes. But one of the key ways is through investing in clean and reliable energy. Earlier this month OPIC recognized BMR Energy, LLC with an Impact Award... Read more...

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Featured Photo: A look at one of last year’s OPIC Impact Awards winners

As we get ready to host the 2016 OPIC Impact Awards, here is a look at one of last year’s winners:Belstar Development. This picture shows healthcare workers in Ghana who are receiving training on new equipment being introduced as part of a... Read more...

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OPIC partners pay back

Workers at the Sante GMT factory inspect dairy products produced from milk sourced from thousands of local Georgian farms.   Last year, OPIC recognized its partner Sante GMT with an Impact Award for development impact. This year... Read more...

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Featured Photo: Expanding food production in Georgia

Workers at the Sante GMT factory inspect dairy products produced from milk sourced from thousands of local Georgian farms. Sante GMT has used $17.6 million in loans from OPIC to upgrade and expand an old dairy processing facility and to... Read more...

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We’re all in this together: OPIC Impact Awards highlight the power of our partnerships

By Judith Pryor Vice President, OPIC Office of External Affairs Celebrating a far reaching impact: Award winners from India to Ghana to Brazil pose for a group photo   One of the realities of working for a small agency like OPIC... Read more...

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Featured Photo: Strengthening education and opportunities in Kenya

  An instructor in Kenya teaches young students in one of Bridge International Academies’ schools. Bridge developed a scalable model to leverage technology to provide a quality and affordable education to low income students and... Read more...

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Focus on Impact Award Winners: CSI Latina Financial Inc.

                    OPIC is committed to helping American small businesses expand into fast-growing emerging markets. Over the past five years, small and medium... Read more...

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Focus on OPIC Impact Award Winners: Belstar Development, LLC

Last month at the 2015 Impact Awards, OPIC recognized Belstar Development, LLC for excellence in development in the innovation category. Belstar is a Miami company that is serving as the lead investor in Ghana’s National Medical Equipment... Read more...

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Focus on OPIC Impact Award Winners: Global Communities

Ghada El Sheikh is a small scale farmer and mother of five young children in the town of Baalbek in Lebanon who used a loan from Global Communities to purchase fertilizer and irrigation equipment to help her generate more income for her family,... Read more...

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Focus on OPIC Impact Award Winner: Bridge International Academies (Development Impact)

OPIC’s mission to leverage private business to help address the world’s most critical development challenges takes many shapes and operates at different scales. But one of the most direct and foundational cases of this development mission carried... Read more...

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