On June 15, 2022, the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce Nazira Beishenalieva met with Director, International Project Finance at the US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Tara Blake.
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) is the U.S. Government’s development finance institution. DFC partners with the private sector to finance solutions to the most critical challenges facing the developing world today. We invest across sectors including energy, healthcare, critical infrastructure, and technology. DFC also provides financing for small businesses and women entrepreneurs in order to create jobs in emerging markets. DFC investments adhere to high standards and respect the environment, human rights, and worker rights.
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) is a modern, consolidated agency that brings together the capabilities of OPIC and USAID’s Development Credit Authority, while introducing new and innovative financial products to better bring private capital to the developing world. The U.S. will have more flexibility to support investments in developing countries to drive economic growth, create stability, and improve livelihoods.
During the meeting, the parties discussed topical issues and prospects for cooperation in the context of strengthening bilateral relations between Kyrgyzstan and the United States.
Following the meeting, the parties confirmed their readiness for further cooperation.