Sida’s Guarantee Portfolio 2015
Sida’s Guarantee instrument enables mobilisation of capital for development through innovative financial instruments and encourages corporate contributions to global poverty reduction. The guarantee instrument complements the grant portfolio and enables additional funding from the private sector, and new ways of creating impact. The guarantee instrument contributes to the goals of the Swedish Result Strategies on a bilateral, regional and global level. Sida’s total guarantee portfolio contains 26 projects with a total guarantee value of SEK 3.3 billion. The portfolio covers many of Sida’s result areas, with a main focus on health, environment, sustainable infrastructure and market development (chart 1). The portfolio has a global spread divided into; Africa, Europe, Asia and Global projects (chart 2).