12 Jun Roundtable with the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation
On the U.S. Guatemala Business Council’s event with the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation
Today the U.S. Guatemala Business Council (USG-BC) co-organized an event with the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) and over 50 companies from Guatemala and the United States to increase their understanding of the DFC’s mandate and explore potential opportunity for cooperation.
The event featured officials from the White House and the DFC who covered a range of issues from U.S. policy and priorities towards the Western Hemisphere to specifics on how to present potential projects to the DFC.
USG-BC’s Co Executive Director, Edgar Villanueva, reiterated the USG-BC’s members commitment to “continue to work with the U.S. Government and to continue to invest in Guatemala.” He also highlighted the understanding of the private sector of their role in generating economic opportunities and reducing irregular migration.