According to the DFC, Transform Health Fund is a high-impact blended capital fund focused on providing debt and mezzanine capital to scale proven healthcare innovations across Africa.
Equity investments in a fund are screened as a Category D activity for the purposes of environmental and social assessment.
Consistent with DFC’s policy on policy assessment of financial intermediary transactions (dated April 2020) the Fund is not eligible to make investments in Category A projects.
The manager of the fund is AfricInvest Global Manco (www.africinvest.com), an investment company based in Mauritius and the subsidiary of AfricInvest. According to the company's website, AfricInvest was founded in the early 1990s, an investment and financial services company.
Uniquely positioned as one of the most experienced private equity investors on the continent, AfricInvest has dedicated investment teams focused on Africa, and employs more than 100 professionals in eleven offices.
No project contacts available at the time of disclosure.
Financial Intermediary - AfricInvest Global Manco:
Address: Office FF102, The Factory Building, Vivea Business Park, Moka, Mauritius
Phone : (+230) 468 7310
ACCESS TO INFORMATION
Unlike many other development finance institutions, DFC does not currently have an access to information policy.
Under the United States Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), DFC is obliged to respond to reasonably formulated requests for Agency records. However, DFC may apply exemptions from release to certain types of information and may charge fees in responding to requests. DFC has a designated FOIA officer who is trained in how to respond to requests and implement the law. You can learn more about filing a FOIA request at: https://www.dfc.gov/foia
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The Office of Accountability is an independent office that addresses complaints about environmental or social issues related to DFC-supported projects. The office provides communities an opportunity to have concerns independently reviewed and addressed. If you submit a complaint to the Office of Accountability, it may assist you by either seeking to address your problems by facilitating a problem solving dialogue between you and those implementing the project and/or investigating whether the DFC complied with its policies to prevent environmental, social, human rights, and labor harms.
You can find more information about the Office of Accountability at: https://www.dfc.gov/who-we-are/office-accountability