Partnership Development Facility 2020

Annual report

The core activity of the Partnership Development Facility is to build partnerships with Dutch companies to develop high impact projects in developing countries

FMO is the project developer as well as the fund manager.

In 2020, three projects were successfully finalized and two new contracts were signed in the enabling infrastructure sector in Ghana and Ivory Coast.

The activities of the Partnership Development Facility comprise two main components. The first component is related to the general project development activities of FMO's Project and Partnerships Development team. Here FMO acts as the financial co-developer as well as the fund manager. The second component is related to the activities of the Flying Swans Consortium, consisting of Port of Rotterdam, Boskalis, and Mercator Novus. FMO acts as the fund manager.

Our committed portfolio

Total committed portfolio

€ 14.6 million

Total committed portfolio by region

Improved data access in Ivory Coast

PDF supports Pan African Internet Exchange (PAIX) with the feasibility study into the establishment and operation of a data centre in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

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Integral value chain solutions in Ethiopia-Djibouti and South Africa

PDF provides multi annual funding to Flying Swans Foundation to develop integral agro-logistical corridors in emerging markets.

Read more about: Integral value chain solutions in Ethiopia-Djibouti and South Africa