How to spark investment, private sector growth in fragile states

Investing in fragile states is especially challenging, as there is no infrastructure for private sector growth. So where should donors and companies put their money? Check out what the Belgian government's development finance arm is doing in the eastern DRC.

About the author

  • Jeff Tyson

    Jeff is a former global development reporter for Devex. Based in Washington, D.C., he covers multilateral affairs, U.S. aid, and international development trends. He has worked with human rights organizations in both Senegal and the U.S., and prior to joining Devex worked as a production assistant at National Public Radio. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and French from the University of Rochester.