At a glance

The Partnership Development Facility (PDF) was approved in November 2016 by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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Letter from the MB of the Fund Manager

Dear reader,

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In 2020, the Partnership Development Facility contracted two new projects with a value of EUR 0.6 million in the enabling infrastructure sector.

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Flying Swans 

Flying Swans is managed by a Dutch cross-industry coalition with the aim to develop agricultural logistical corridors in emerging markets to unlock the market potential for export and local markets of perishable goods, mainly fruit and vegetables.

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Projects finalised

In 2019 the project in Nakuru - providing clean drinking was finalized and will be monitored for progress to the feasibility phase.

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Risk management

The Partnership Development Facility-PDF (the Fund) aims to optimize development impact by providing early stage capital for projects in the Agri- food, water and climate sectors in DGCF countries.

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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.

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International principles

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