Published yesterday in the Guardian as part of the 2011 International Development Journalism Competition, 'The "Avon" ladies of Bangladesh" looks at the Rural Sales…Continue
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The UK Department for International Development (DFID) today announced the scale-up of the Business Innovation Facility with an additional £2.5 million in funding, bringing the total budget of the project to £5.5 million. The news came at a breakfast event hosted by the Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF), where Secretary of State for International Development Andrew Mitchell pledged greater DFID support for the private sector in the context of the UK’s development…Continue
Multi-commodity exchange of India’s Gramin Suvidha Kendra Initiative
Thursday, 29 September, 2011
9:00 am NY/2:00 pm London/3:00 pm Johannesburg/6:30 pm New Dehli
Webinar will last approximately one hour.
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As the Business Innovation Facility approached the end of its first year of operation, we reviewed our project portfolio so far to identify patterns and trends.
Projects supported with cost-sharing support:
So far, 18 projects have been approved by our independent Selection Committee to receive advisory support and facilitation on a cost-sharing basis. Seven projects from the earliest rounds have completed baselines and started implementation.…
Inclusive + Green: New Approaches to Rural Energy
Thursday, June 2, 2011
9:30 am NY/2:30 pm London/3:30 pm Johannesburg/7:00 pm New Dehli
Webinar will last approximately one…
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The Business Innovation Faciliy team is are currently recruiting for a London-based team member to join the Knowledge Exchange team in the following areas of work:
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Five summaries of inclusive business projects supported by BIF have just been loaded, here. They add to the first to appear, Afri-Nut, building a peanut processing business in Malawi. Each introduces the inclusive business model and how the Facility will support development.
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