From idea to impact – a partnership supporting the world's poorest countries to harness the power of trade, every step of the way.

How we work Partner with us

The Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) is a multilateral partnership dedicated to assisting Least Developed Countries (LDCs) use trade as an engine for growth, sustainable development and poverty reduction.

EIF at work

37

countries integrated trade into development plans

Trade Facilitation ›
27%

of workers in artisanal mining in Tanzania are women

Research and Analysis ›
$47 million

in new agriculture exports from Malawi stimulated

Results ›
35,000

women worldwide are directly benefiting from EIF projects

Women and Trade ›

Partnering for change

LEAST DEVELOPED
COUNTRIES

In the EIF partnership, LDCs have an equal voice, ensuring genuine ownership of results and of the EIF itself. Our LDCs are in the driver's seat, and together we identify sectors with export potential to help countries become more competitive in global markets.

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Funding Partners

Donor participation allows EIF to provide catalytic support to LDCs, and ensures EIF's work is integrated with bilateral, regional and global development efforts. Over the last 10 years, EIF has invested more than US$220 million in trade-for-development initiatives.

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EIF PARTNER AGENCIES

EIF is a partnership of expert agencies that works closely with governments, development organizations, civil society and academia. Together, we leverage collective know-how, reach and reputation to make trade work in the world's poorest countries.

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