Capacity Building: Lessons Learned

These notes examine the lessons learned and conclusions drawn from PPIAF activities and PPIAF-funded reports. Additionally, these notes highlight the importance of such work and identify areas where it can be applied.

PPIAF Assistance to PPP Units in Africa

This note summarizes PPIAF assistance to several countries in Africa to establish or strengthening existing PPP units. PPIAF has provided support for PPP units in 15 countries in Africa and the Middle East. Please click here to visit the topic page on PPP units to read more about PPIAF assistance for PPP units and additional resources.




How to Build a Successful Public-Private Partnership (PPP): Lessons From the Third African PPP Conference

This note is a summary of the lessons learned at the third African PPP Conference in Nairobi, Kenya. The seminar was attended by officers from the governments of Botswana, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Uganda etc., as well as representatives from the private and banking sector and development banks. The following lessons were extracted from the verbal and written presentations at the conference. Learn more (PDF).




Work That Workshop: Five Lessons from the South Asia Public-Private Partnership Workshop Road Show

 PPIAF collaborated with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and World Bank to deliver a series of workshops on PPP awareness in South Asia. Three workshops were delivered in December 2010 in Bhutan, Nepal, and Sri Lanka, and an additional seminar was held in Bangladesh in March 2011. This IFC SmartLesson examines the importance of collaboration and partnerships when implementing a PPP program and highlights the key lessons learned from these workshops. Learn more (PDF).