BUSINESS BEYOND COVID
MUNDIA KABINGA: Development financing could transform SA after Covid-19
DFIs also consider factors such as job creation, gender equality, youth employment, and the public good of diversifying the economy
In the Business Beyond Covid series, CEOs and other business leaders and experts in their sectors look to the future after Covid-19. What effect has the pandemic and resulting lockdown had on their industries and the SA economy as a whole? Which parts will bounce back first and which will never be the same again? Most importantly, they try to answer the question: where to from here?
The unfolding Covid-19 pandemic is a humanitarian and economic tragedy, but it could also herald a much-needed rethink of the transformative role of development finance in Africa...