PPPLRC Blogs

Legal and institutional frameworks for Public…

There is an unprecedented interest among African countries in attracting private investment in infrastructure and… more

Why countries should implement asset recycling,…

What if governments were able to leverage existing, aging infrastructure to raise funds for new development? Many… more

Making PPP legal frameworks fit for post-COVID-19

The current COVID-19 crisis has strained infrastructure projects globally, and in particular public-private… more

Leveraging PPPs to tackle climate change – A new…

With COVID-19 still dominating the news it may be easy to overlook another global crisis: the unprecedented extreme… more

When progress can’t wait mediate

In public private partnerships (PPPs), it’s easy to forget that third “P,” but it’s this concept of a partnership that… more

How to foster a more inclusive environment for…

Have you ever walked around a megastore, lost in the aisles of choices, only to go home without the one item you set… more

What do mothers-in-law and national PPP…

First, let me preface this blog by saying that my mother-in-law is great. And my wife’s mother-in-law is amazingly… more

Accelerating the PPP Process and Reducing Costs:…

All of the parties involved in public-private partnership (PPP) transactions – including both governments and project… more

Three ways to partner with cities and…

When seeking to engage private partners, one thinks of large, high-cost national infrastructure projects. But… more

Investing in a brighter future: PPP street…

Investing in an energy-efficient street lighting system can be a game changer for municipalities. On one hand,… more

Best practices in governments making the most of…

“How can we as government make the best use of our external advisers?” This is a question we often hear as regular… more

A tale of… cities

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was… more

5 Trends in Public-Private Partnerships in Water…

A lot has been happening in Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in the water supply and sanitation sector over the last… more

The power of sunlight: incentivizing private…

Solar power is experiencing a surge in popularity across the globe. It prevents carbon emissions, helps diversify the… more

Climate-resilient PPP: where are we?

There are several instruments and tools already used to address climate change risk in Indonesian PPP projects. In toll… more

Using government guarantees carefully as the…

The COVID-19 pandemic has placed risk allocation of public-private-partnerships (PPPs) under a stress test: risks that… more

Another unknown in post-COVID PPPs in Africa:…

In 2019, private investment commitments to public-private partnership (PPP) projects within low and middle-income… more

A common goal: More consistency and risk analysis…

There’s a strong emphasis on “quality infrastructure” afoot and we emphatically support it, as the focus plays a… more

Examining public-private partnership projects…

Investment in infrastructure services in emerging economies is key to tackling extreme poverty and enhancing shared… more

Asian Countries Tap Potential of Subnational PPPs

Authored by: Jenny Chao with Victoria Rigby Delmon This article has also been cross-published on the World Bank PPP… more

The PPP Decree: an important re-boot for Vietnam’…

Authored by: Stanley Boots, Lawyer and CEO, Frontier Law & Advisory This article has also been cross-published on… more

Managing PPP risks with a new guide on guarantees

Authored by: Victoria Rigby Delmon with Jenny Chao This article has also been cross-published on the World Bank PPP… more