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About Norfund

Norfund – the Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries – invests in the establishment and development of profitable and sustainable enterprises in developing countries.


By contributing to the development of local businesses, jobs and economic growth, Norfund aims at reducing poverty.


Norfund cooperates with partners that have the best potential for commercial success - Norwegian or international.

Increased need for development finance

Norfund's Report on Operations 2015 is now available.

New nordic partnership for microfinance

The Norwegian and Danish Foreign Ministers launched the Nordic Microfinance Initiative - a new nordic partnership between Norwegian private investors, IFU and Norfund (in Norwegian)

First wind-turbine safely arrived in Lake Turkana

Africa's largest wind power project is progressing as planned. The first out of 365 turbins arrived this week after being transported more than 950 km from Mombasa through challenging landscape.

Norfund - Støperigata 2, N-0250 Oslo - Phone +47 22 01 93 93 - Fax: +47 22 01 93 94 Motta vårt nyhetsbrev