The Global Clearinghouse (GlobalDF)
The Global Clearinghouse for Development Finance (“GlobalDF”) is a nonprofit organization committed to mobilizing the private sector for development, advancing economic growth, job creation, poverty reduction, and the achievement of the UN Millennium Development Goals (“MDGs”).
GlobalDF develops concrete management techniques, financial structures, training materials, enabling -communication and knowledge tools that increase the capacity of government officials, development agencies, and the private sector to collaborate effectively in creating business-enabling environments, including the identifying, developing, and financing of infrastructure and other productive projects critical to development.
To date GlobalDF has been funded by the Ford Foundation, UN Financing for Development Office, Norwegian government, Swiss government, UNCDF, and Samuels Associates, with extensive pro bono contributions from private sector experts.
The Core GlobalDF Team has over 100 years of aggregate experience in project development, project finance, and project implementation in developing countries. The Core Team includes five recognized financial experts who have held successful senior positions in international commercial and investment banks, rating agencies, and development banks. The Team Members have successfully developed and financed infrastructure and economic productive projects worldwide, including Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Latin America.See more