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Restrictions to access or use our digital badges

Previous Next Considerations: Our digital badges are linked to a Credly account that has to be opened by the alumni.Credly has restricted the creation and use of accounts due to their own sanctions policy to a number of countries.Any person that participates in one of our courses that is a resident in any of these countries may not have access...

CP3P Foundation course in Russian

Russian language training on CP3P Certificate for Uzbekistan public representatives From May 23 to 27, a group of Uzbekistan public representatives participated in the CP3P Foundation course in Tashkent, led by our Russian speakers trainers Irina Novikova and Jean-Alexandre Blanchard. The training course was organized and financed by IFC as part of its efforts in the country on attracting private investments on transparent and...

The WAPPP Annual Congress now has a date

About the congress The World Association for PPP Units & Professionals (WAPPP) organizes an annual congress every year showcasing the latest trends and developments in PPPs globally from both developed and developing countries. This year WAPPP will host its annual congress under the main theme of ‘PPPs after COP27’. The event will be held over the week of Monday 13...

Irina Novikova, new certified trainer

We are proud to announce that Irina Novikova has been successfully approved as #CP3P Foundation Accredited Trainer by APMG International and is now part of the K-Infra Team! As a former Deputy Minister of Economy in Ukraine with more than 10 years experience in PPPs, Irina brings additional capacity to deliver CP3P in Russian and English for the ukrainian region...

New face-to-face event related to PPPs

K-infra and its focused PPP Project Programs PPPs are an alternative for infrastructure development that provides potential advantages in terms of efficiency and effectiveness, but require greater care and analysis, and are more complex to manage for public authorities, investors and financiers. The potential of PPPs to help solve the global infrastructure deficit is immense, but requires greater homogenization of...

PPP Project Failures: The tragedy of the evitable (IV) – Inadequate or insufficient quality competition and transparency

After having understood in the previous article the importance of correctly defining the financial structure of PPPs, the present article comments the failure of the projects derived from a bad design and management of the tenders. In this respect, 4 factors have been selected to consider, which have evidenced a key role in the failure of these projects. Short time...

PPP Project Failures: The tragedy of the evitable (III) – Failing to structure

The tragedy of the evitable (III) "Failing to Structure" is the third article of an investigation, conducted by K-infra in 2018, about PPP project failures in Greater Europe. In this new article we advance further in the project cycle, still in pre-procurement phase (before project approval), to discuss how the right project (the right public investment) can suffer dramatically and...

K-Infra’s digital badges are now available!

Special message to our more than 4500 CP3P Alumni We are pleased to announce that K-infra has joined the Credly platform to offer all our students the digital badges that certify the successful accomplishment of one of K-infra’s PPP trainings. When a candidate has completed a K-Infra CP3P training by meeting our assessment criteria (including a minimum attendance and effort/activity...

PPP Project Failures: The tragedy of the evitable (I): Choosing wrong

The tragedy of the evitable (I) In 2018 K-infra did a research of PPP project failures in Greater Europe. That research is being now reviewed and updated and we hope to make it public soon.In the course of this updating and editing work, we want to advance some of the key messages and lessons that were captured, and this will...

Ariana Progri: new Foundation certified trainer for K-Infra CP3P program

Ariana Progri is now part of the K-Infra Team We are proud to announce that Ariana Progri, Former member of IFC PPP Advisory Team, has been successfully approved as #CP3P Foundation Accredited Trainer by APMG International. Congratulations on your results! Ariana brings additional capacity to deliver CP3P in Spanish and English, but also allows us to offer training on the Albanian version of the CP3P Guide. As a PPP expert, Ariana has over 20 years experience in...

K-infra and Foster Infrastructure reorganize their CP3P business

K-infra and @Foster Infrastructure joined forces in 2016 to develop the best approach to specialized CP3P training, the @PPP Certification Program managed by @APMG and created by the leading multilateral agencies. We did this through a strategic agreement by which both firms have jointly developed their CP3P materials and resources and collaborated in spreading the CP3P standards. Asper as today,...

Master Class | Managing PPP contracts: Establishing the function

Master Class | Managing PPP contracts: establishing the function New PPP Best Practice Master Class | Managing PPP contracts: stablishing the functionK-Infra launches a new Master Class 100% online and free within our #PPPBestPractice webinar series. The event will take place on 15th of February 2022 from 15:00 to 17:30 (CET), and will be delivered by our CEO Andrés RebolloAndrés, will explain the...

PPP Américas 2021

PPP Americas 2021: sponsored by K-infra and organized by IDB. We are proud to announce that K-infra has signed an agreement as a sponsor of PPP Americas 2021. Organized by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) every two years, it brings together the main public and private sector agents in the development of infrastructure and services in Latin America and the...

The PPP Units paper prepared by K-Infra for the APP Network is now available

Central #APP units in Latin America and the Caribbean and their optimal relationship with other government institutions. This paper led by K-Infra - Andres Rebollo, Mateo de los Ríos and Richard Foster for the PPP Network, analyzes how the PPP unit should be designed and incorporated into the institutional framework so that its activity has a transformative and effective impact...

K-infra’s channel on VIMEO is now available

Recordings of our PPP Best Practice webinar series are available on our new Vimeo channel Master Class "Best practices and approaches to VFM analysis"             Informative webinar on APMG's CP3P program:           How to register for the webinars? If you would like to receive invitations and more information about upcoming free...

Informative Webinar on the APMG CP3P Program

We will explain the origin and objectives of the PPP Certification Program, designed by the most relevant IFIs and MDBs at global level with the support of APMG. We will describe and explain the structure of the Program (its three levels), the syllabus of each of the certification exam levels and other relevant features of the Program, including the benefits...

K-Infra is now a member of WAPPP

We are glad to announce that we have become members of the WAPPP | World Association of PPP Units & Professionals. We really support its objectives and mission and we hope to help the Association reach its goals. The World Association of PPP Units & PPP Professionals | WAPPP is the home for PPP professionals. We're a multi-stakeholder network bringing together...

Amandeep Singh Virk, a new Foundation accredited trainer by K-Infra

We are proud to announce that Amandeep Singh Virk has successfully become a CP3P Foundation Accredited Trainer by APMG International and will join K-Infra's trainer team. Congratulations! And thanks for trusting our company to provide training in the PPP field, we are honored to count with your experience. Amandeep works as an Independent Consultant specialized in PPP and he is...

Master class: Good practice and approaches to Value for Money analysis

K-infra launches a webinar series on PPP best practice 1st Master class: good practice and approaches to Value for Money analysis Andrés will review different approaches worldwide, from countries that focus the analysis for approval of the project in qualitative aspects, using the quantitative assessment against the PSC to evaluate proposals, to others -the most common approach in emerging markets- which focus...

Webinar series: PPP best practice by K-Infra

During the following months, K-infra will deliver a series of free webinars to celebrate our 5th anniversary.   Some of these webinars will be delivered as Master Classes by one of our experts, with a very practical focus on PPP methodologies and assessments like value for money or risk management. Some others will be seminars where guest speakers to will...

K-infra’s CP3P grants for “a new chance for CP3P certification”

To celebrate K-Infra's 5th anniversary, we have launched the "CP3P Exam Grant Challenge" to help candidates who were not successful on their first exam attempt to get CP3P certified. K-infra offers a new sponsored chance to sit the CP3P exam. With the collaboration of APMG International, we will grant a total of 20 CP3P exams: •         12 Foundation exams•         6 Preparation exams•         2 Execution...

K-Infra’s 5th Anniversary

On a day like this, 5 years ago, we stablished K-infra.   5 years providing Capacity Building and delivering CP3P trainings and other PPP related trainings to more than 40 governments and institutions in all continents, in addition to a number of PPP guides, manuals and papers.   Thanks to the +3500 trainees that have attended our courses.   Thanks to...

Taras Boichuk CP3P new Accredited Trainer of K-Infra

Taras Boichuk CP3P Accredited Trainer de K-Infra We welcome Taras Boichuk, Partner Director at SPILNO (Ukraine), the PPP unit of the government of Ukraine. Congratulations for being approved for CP3P Foundation Training by APMG International. Taras will be our lead trainer for CP3P trainings in Russian and he is in charge of the translation of our materials into Russian. With...

K-Infra will train the Province of Buenos Aires in PPP

K-Infra has been awarded, together with its regional partner VIVEKA, the tender for the selection of an entity specialized in PPP training, convened by the Province of Buenos Aires, a project financed by IDB. The contract consists of the design and delivery of a tailor-made programme based on the CP3P program, including training modules based on the local and national framework,...

Renan Marcondes Fachinatto joins K-infra’s team of CP3P Accredited Trainers

  K-infra is pleased to announce the incorporation of Renan Marcondes Fachinatto to its team of CP3P Accredited Trainers. Renan has been recently accredited to deliver training in relation to the Foundation level of the PPP Certification Program. Renan is a senior lawyer with more than 10 years of experience in PPPs and Concessions with main focus on basic sanitation, roads, public...

Radar PPP delivers its first CP3P – Foundation course in Portuguese

Radar PPP delivers its first edition of the CP3P – Foundation course in Portuguese   K-infra’s affiliate to deliver CP3P courses in Brazil, Radar PPP, successfully delivered its first edition of the CP3P – Foundation course in Portuguese with a 100% pass rate. Radar PPP, with the collaboration of Dal Pozzo Avogados, recently translated Chapter 1 of the PPP Certification...

Enrolment Open: CP3P – Foundation Madrid 5 Course

5th edition of the CP3P - Foundation Madrid Course The enrolment process for K-infra's 5th edition of the CP3P - Foundation Madrid course is already available. The course will take place in Madrid (Spain) from April 1 to 5, 2019 with the exam being taken in April 8, 2019. The Foundation level is the first level and the first exam of APMG's...

Our Brazilian Affiliate, RADAR PPP, translates CP3P to Brazilian Portuguese

As announced by APMG International, in addition to the existing English, Chinese, French, Japanese, Russian and Spanish, the Chapter 1 of the PPP Certification Program (CP3P), as well as the Foundation exam, are now available in Brazilian Portuguese. Radar PPP, K-infra’s affiliate to deliver CP3P training in Brazil, with the help of Dal Pozzo Avogados has been responsible of the...

PPP Certification Program available in Russian

The CP3P keeps on expanding. APMG and IFC recently announced the availability of the PPP Certification Program - Foundation in Russian. Candidates willing to undertake the exam or prepare themselves for the PPP Certification can download the PPP Guide for free at https://ppp-certification.com/ppp-certification-guide/russian K-Infra is ready to offer and deliver its CP3P-Foundation courses in Russian, what will be done on...

Jean-Alexandre Blanchard joins k-infra’s team of CP3P Accredited Trainers

K-infra is pleased to announce the incorporation of Jean-Alexandre Blanchard to its team of CP3P Accredited Trainers. Jean-Alexandre has been recently accredited to deliver training in relation to the Foundation level of the PPP Certification Program. Jean-Alexandre has acted as advisor and trainer in the PPP field in frontier markets. He has an in-depth expertise of infrastructure markets in complex and challenging environments (7 years in Russia, Central...

K-infra accredited to deliver training of the CP3P – Execution level

K-infra has been recently accredited to deliver training in relation to the CP3P – Execution level of the PPP Certification Program. The Execution exam tests whether the candidate has achieved sufficient understanding of how to apply the structuring and drafting Process of PPP tender documents and the PPP contracts, and the management of PPP contracts during the Construction and Operations Phases....

K-infra appointed by the Government of the Netherlands to deliver CP3P training

For the first time ever, a government of a developed country will participate on the PPP Certification Program The Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management in the Netherlands has contracted K-infra to deliver PPP training in relation to the PPP Certification Program to its professionals in the public sector. It is the first time that a government from a developed country has decided to participate...

2018 INFRASTRUCTURES

K-infra will attend the ninth edition of InvestructuresThe ninth edition of the annual congress on Investment and Financing in the infrastructure sector, known as "Investructuras", will take place next October 23, 2018 at the Meliá Princesa Hotel in Madrid.The event, which will feature more than 40 speakers, 9 discussion panels and 2 parallel rooms, is aimed at professionals from the...

Marcel van den Broek accredited as trainer for the CP3P – Preparation level

PPP expert Marcel van den Broek has been recently accredited to deliver training of the CP3P – Preparation level, second level of the PPP Certification Program, being the fourth accredited trainer of K-Infra for this level. Marcel, a seasoned PPP practitioner with 25 years of working experience, joined K-infra’s team of CP3P trainers in June 2018. He supports K-Infra´s activities...

Marcel van den Broek represents K-infra at the Global PPP Conference in Ukraine

K-infra attends the Global PPP Conference in Kiev PPP Expert and CP3P Accredited Trainer, Marcel van den Broek, represented K-infra on his attendance to the Global PPP Conference. The conference took place on September 14, 2018 in Kiev (Ukraine). Professionals, business representatives and government officials from different countries discussed the latest developments in the Public-Private Partnerships sector as well as upcoming PPP opportunities in Eastern Europe, Caucasus...

K-infra has succesfully delivered its CP3P – Foundation course in Washington DC

The first edition of the CP3P – Foundation course in Washington DC has concluded   We are proud to share that 15 delegates from public and private sectors have attended the first edition of the Certified PPP Professional (CP3P) – Foundation course in Washington DC. Among them, professionals from The World Bank Group or the US Department of Commerce. During the...

Enrolment open for the Certified PPP Professional – Foundation Course in Washington DC

Get enrolled now on the first edition of the CP3P – Foundation Course in Washington DC Andrés Rebollo, CEO at K-infra and lead author of the PPP Certification Guide will deliver the first edition of the course in Washington DC from September 10 to 12, 2018. The CP3P - Foundation Course in Washington DC will provide you with essential knowledge...

Public-Private Partnership Courses: 2019 Schedule

PPP Courses: 2019 Schedule K-infra has launched its schedule of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) courses for 2019. Among the offer, you will be able to find both CP3P courses and K-infra’s own PPP courses. Check our courses below: COURSE DATE PLACE MODALITY ENROLMENT MORE INFO Análisis y gestión de riesgos en proyectos PPP (delivered in Spanish) January 21-25, 2019 (provisional date)...

PPP expert Borja Rubio joins K-infra

K-infra is thrilled to announce the incorporation of PPP expert Borja Rubio as a CP3P Accredited Trainer. Borja has developed his career in the business development field in the PPP market for companies such as Puertos del Estado, Prointec, Indra, Talgo and Everis, among others. With nearly 20 years of professional practice in the PPP field, he has developed projects...

New PPP senior expert joins K-Infra´s team of Accredited CP3P Trainers

Marcel van den Broek new CP3P Accredited Trainer at K-infra K-Infra is pleased to announce the incorporation of a Marcel Van den Broek as a new CP3P - F Accredited Trainer. Marcel is a seasoned PPP practitioner with 25 years of working experience. He started his career in PPP as founder and director of the PPP unit of the Ministry of Transport in the...

Guilherme Naves new CP3P Accredited Trainer at K-infra

Guilherme Naves: CP3P Accredited Trainer K-infra is glad to communicate that Guilherme Naves just joined us as a CP3P accredited trainer for Brazil. Guilherme is an expert in Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs). Currently, he’s partner at Radar PPP, K-infra’s affiliate to deliver CP3P training in Brazil. His competences include: Contract manager of PPP contracts Specialized in innovative mechanisms for public investments...

First edition of K-Infra´s CP3P – Preparation successfully course concluded

K-infra has successfully delivered its first CP3P - Preparation Course   The first group of delegates attending our first course on PPP Preparation took the exam yesterday. The others will sit the exam next week or online in a later date. We are glad to share that we counted with 23 professionals from private and public sectors, including practitioners from...

Mateo De Los Ríos Vélez new CP3P Accredited Trainer at K-infra

Mateo De Los Ríos Vélez joins K-infra as a CP3P Accredited Trainer K-infra is glad to communicate that Mateo De Los Ríos Vélez just joined us as a CP3P accredited trainer for Latin America. Mateo is an economist and business administrator, with a master's degree in applied finance and currently Partner at VIVEKA. He has more than 14 years of...

Certified PPP Professional (CP3P) – Madrid Preparation Course

K-Infra launches the first edition of the CP3P – Preparation in Madrid K-Infra offers the first edition of the CP3P – Preparation level after the announcement of APMG about its availability. This is the second exam or level of the PPP Certification Program. Once completed, the candidate will have access to the third exam level, Execution (expected for 2018), which...

The PPP Guide for the PPP Certificate is available in Spanish.

Chapter 1 of the PPP Guide belonging to Foundation level of the PPP Certificate is available in Spanish. Chapter 1 of the PPP Guide or Public-Private Partnerships Guide of the APMG certified is now available in Spanish. The acronyms and glossary are also available in Spanish. Chapter 1 of the PPP Guide belongs to the Foundation level (first level and...

EBRD requests K-Infra to analyze two PPP projects

K-Infra analyzes two PPP projects for the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has commissioned K-Infra to prepare two case studies related to two European PPP projects in order to extract lessons and key aspects related to the importance of good preparation of projects prior to being tendered. Most of the PPP...

K-Infra advises the World Bank on developing PPP guidelines

K-Infra advises the World Bank on developing PPP guidelines for the government of Turkey K-Infra is supporting the World Bank in the preparation of guides and manuals for the management of PPP projects and the governance of PPPs in general to improve the management of Public-Private Partnerships in the country. Our activity, developed with the collaboration of Richard Foster (Foster...
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