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Hub joins OPIC and Aspen Institute to spur investment in East Africa

Published on October 16, 2015

In partnership with the Aspen Institute’s DIAspora Investment Alliance, the Hub participated in OPIC's latest Expanding Horizons workshop in Boston on October 14. The event drew large numbers of diaspora business owners and entrepreneurs from sub-Saharan Africa to consider channeling their investments back into their country of origin, spurring lasting positive development impacts.

This event is closely aligned with OPIC’s partnership with U.S. businesses and investors to address major development challenges around the world. Diaspora investors based in the U.S. often have not only a strong network and a deep understanding of business conditions in their countries of origins, but also a motivation to address poverty, insufficient infrastructure and other development challenges. Read more. Source | OPIC