Background


Background

The Global Network of Export-Import Banks and Development Finance Institutions (G-NEXID) is a non-profit organisation based in Geneva.

G-NEXID was officially launched on 13 March 2006 with the endorsement of the Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Dr. Supachai Panitchpakdi.

Starting with 9 members, G-NEXID has 23 members in November 2017.

The members of G-NEXID meet during the Annual General Assembly, the Steering Committee meetings, workshops and exchange programmes.

On 15 July 2016, it commemorated its first decade of existence with the launch of the publication “G-NEXID: 10 Years of Promoting South-South Trade, Investment and Cooperation” during as a sideline event held in the context of the Fourteenth Session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD 14).

The current Honorary President is Mr. Abubakar Abba Bello, Managing Director of the Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM).