Sorry sdomae et al.....

 

My mistake, it would appear that the IFC invested just under $12 million back in 2011 to advance the development of the Dallol project. As per the link below.......

 

http://www.ifc.org/ifcext/spiwebsite1.nsf/f451ebbe34a9a8ca85256a550073ff10/f5464b3aa35ba32a8525785e005a3fa4?opendocument

 

Perhaps an old-timer can confirm this.