OPIC: Let’s leverage impact investing to make aid funding sustainable

The Overseas Private Investment Corp. and similar agencies have an important role to play in the impact investing field. Devex recently spoke to OPIC President and CEO Elizabeth Littlefield about impact investing, the agency’s role and how the development community can improve the field.

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  • Adva Saldinger

    Adva Saldinger is an Associate Editor at Devex, where she covers the intersection of business and international development, as well as U.S. foreign aid policy. From partnerships to trade and social entrepreneurship to impact investing, Adva explores the role the private sector and private capital play in development. A journalist with more than 10 years of experience, she has worked at several newspapers in the U.S. and lived in both Ghana and South Africa.