Types of Capital

Main Types of Investor

Main Types of Financing


Mix of public and private investment

A mix of DBR, IDF and private financing

Human Capital

Mainly public investment in health and education, with some private investment

Mainly DBR, augmented by IDF, and philanthropic support

Natural Capital

Mainly public investments in environmental preservation

Mainly DBR augmented by IDF,

philanthropic funds, and private financing

Business Capital

Mainly private investors

Mainly private financing, except in the case of smallholder agriculture, where public financing tends to play a major role

Intellectual Capital

Mix of public and private Investors

Mix of DBR, IDF, and private financing

Social Capital

Public regulations and

Corporate Social

Responsibility (CSR)

DBR to support good governance and inclusive policies; private capital to support private sector CSR; philanthropic funds to support NGOs