The Business Innovation Facility (BIF) offers two types of support:
Posted on May 3, 2013 at 12:05
Do we in the Business Innovation Facility consider Inclusive Business (IB) to be different from corporate social responsibility (CSR)? Yes, as we define IB as “profitable core business activity that also tangibly expands opportunities for the people at the base of the economic pyramid (BoP): as producers, suppliers,…Continue
Posted on December 14, 2012 at 16:49 — 3 Comments
How to scale up a successful local sourcing strategy into an independent sustainable business model?...
Build it in phases and don’t do it on your own.
These would be my top two recommendations, based on my recent involvement with one of our…Continue
Posted on November 15, 2012 at 16:00
It was a ginger-grinding shift not a chilli pepper shift during my second visit to the AACE Foods factory in Lagos earlier this month – yet this didn’t make a difference to my constant sneezing and coughing. Other than that an awful lot has changed since my first visit in March 2011 and coming back to meet the company again in July 2012.…Continue
Posted on July 27, 2012 at 12:30