Eme Essien Lore is the Nigeria country manager for the International Finance Corp., and a former senior associate director at The Rockefeller Foundation.
Jul 21 2014Blog Post Africa's Youth Challenge and the Private Sector: An Agent of Change A version of this post also appeared on Fair Observer. While all actors, including the youth, are responsible for transforming employment creation in Africa, this shared responsibility has led to no significant improvements in the capacity of youth to prepare for, identify and be successful in generating employment that creates sustainable livelihoods. Due to an […] Eme Essien Lore Apr 15 2014Blog Post Investing for Impact: A Strategy of Choice for African Policymakers Over the last decade, the main driver of economic progress across the African continent has arguably not been Official Development Assistance flows, but growth underpinned by private sector activity. This trend is set to continue, with private capital forecast to be the most important source of long-term finance. At the same time, an increase in […] Eme Essien Lore