The Quality Infrastructure Investment Database is an initiative of the G20 under the 2019 Japanese Presidency, in collaboration with the Global Infrastructure Hub, the OECD and the World Bank.
The database includes resources and facilities relevant to Quality Infrastructure Investment under the principles of Sustainable Growth & Development, Economic Efficiency, Environmental Considerations, Building Resilience, Social Considerations, and Infrastructure Governance.
A practical guide for governments, informed by a country-lens review of leading practices
In June 2016, under Japanese presidency, G7 Leaders endorsed G7 Ise- Shima Principles for Promoting Quality Infrastructure Investment, which has crystalized as definition of quality infrastructure investment.
The policy framework for investment provides a systematic approach for improving investment conditions and a comprehensive checklist of key policy issues for consideration by any government interested in creating an enabling environment for all types of investment.
The purpose of these principles is to help government work with private sector partners to finance and bring to fruition projects in areas of vital economic importance, such as transport, water and power supply and telecommunications.
The paper “Partnering to Build a Better World: MDBs’ Common Approaches to Supporting Infrastructure Development” presents a brief description of how MDBs work with their Borrowing Member Countries (BMCs) .
The General Guidelines for Preliminary Feasibility Studies (hereinafter General Guidelines ) have served as a basic manual for conducting all preliminary feasibility studies and include the methods and standards for doing so.
APEC economies endorsed the APEC Guidebook on Quality of Infrastructure Development and Investment (Revision) .
SOURCE is a collaboration of AfDB, ADB, BNDES, CAF, DBSA, EBRD, IsDB, IaDB, PPIAF, and the World Bank Group.
The Asia Pacific Project Preparation Facility is a multi-donor umbrella facility that will encourage private sector participation in infrastructure by adopting a more consistent and higher-quality approach to public–private partnership (PPP) project preparation development and transaction advice across the region.
The UFPF was established in November 2009 for investment co-financing and technical assistance for urban environment infrastructure that benefits the poor.
PPSSF will enable the Government of Viet Nam (Government) to better startup, prepare and implement projects to improve effectiveness of Asian Development Bank (ADB) financed projects in Viet Nam.
The DBSA has created a Project Preparation Fund unit to provide project preparation funds for developing infrastructure projects. The unit was created to support the pipeline of DBSA’s financing divisions.
Pacific Infrastructure Advisory Center (PIAC) to analyze, plan, and implement PRIF-funded interventions. The PIAC is an interim mechanism pending the design and full mobilization of the PRIF itself, although it is expected that the PIAC will be absorbed within the broader PRIF.
The Fund for African Private Sector Assistance (FAPA) is a multi-donor thematic trust fund that provides grant funding for technical assistance and capacity building to support implementation of the Bank’s Private Sector Development Strategy.
The PPF is designed as a complimentary facility to TAF with a distinct role in financing of project preparatory activities.
The objective of the SUNREF (Sustainable Use of Natural Resources and Energy Finance) initiative developed by Agence Française de Développement (AFD) is to support financial institutions and their clients.
The African Renewable Energy Fund (AREF), a dedicated renewable energy fund focused on sub-Saharan Africa closed with USD100 million of committed capital to support small to medium scale independent power producers (IPPs).
SCAF’s vision is to increase the availability of investment for early stage development of low-carbon projects in developing countries, contributing to low-carbon sustainable development, economic growth, poverty reduction and climate change mitigation.
The Guidance Note’s overall aim is to help accelerate the flow of quality infrastructure projects, including through mobilising private capital and supporting project preparation. The analysis has sought to identify some of the unique niches and roles that such institutions can occupy and play in support of government objectives and policies in these areas.