Clinton, Billionaires Launch Fund for Colombian SMEs

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and billionaires Frank Giustra and Carlos Slim have unveiled a USD20 million fund to assist small and medium-sized enterprises in Colombia. Fondo Acceso will target SMEs that have the greatest impact in generating employment opportunities. The Clinton Giustra Sustainable Growth Initiative and Carlos Slim Foundation each pledged USD10 million to the fund.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.