Recorded live stream @ircwash / @nwpnederland #WASHDebate: #Blended finance: Is it all in a mix?
Mali: leveraging investments through Water Operator PartnershipsA blend of public and concessional financing is being used to attract larger investments for public water supply company SOMAGEP-SA in Mali.
DebateFollowing the three presentations participants and presenters engaged in a lively discussion on blended finance models and the role of capacity building, ecology and social inclusion.
For "non-dummies" she and IRC CEO Patrick Moriarty co-authored a "perspectives" paper "Blended finance beyond the hype" for the recent "OECD – GIZ Conference: Closing the gap for water in line with SDG ambitions: the role of blended finance".
Blended finance for dummiesIRC's Catarina Fonseca opened the WASH Debate by providing a simplified definition and framework for blended finance, together with emerging themes and statistics for the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector.