ARISE Integrated Industrial Platforms (ARISE IIP), the pan-African developer and operator of world-class industrial parks announced today that it has been named the best “IMPACT Initiative of the year : Africa” and the best “IMPACT project/investment project of the year : infrastructure” in the IMPACT Awards 2022 Annual Celebration. Environmental Finance’s IMPACT Awards are an industry-reference. They seek to recognize and reward the work of impact investors and highlight emerging pockets of best practice, across all asset classes and all geographies.
About Arise IIP
ARISE Integrated Industrial Platforms (ARISE IIP) is a pan-African developer and operator of world-class industrial parks committed to making Africa thrive. We identify opportunities in commercial and industrial value chains across Africa, and conceive, finance, build and operate the necessary infrastructure, playing a catalytic role in supporting countries to transition to an industrial economy. We are driven by the pursuit of green growth; our ambition is to unlock the continent’s industrial potential while neutralising our carbon emissions and climate impact. ARISE IIP is currently present in Benin (GDIZ), Togo (PIA), Gabon (GSEZ), Côte d’Ivoire (ZIC), and more. GSEZ was ranked the world’s best special economic zone in the timber sector (2020 FDI ranking).
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