Following our 'Measuring Impact, for Impact' event with Business Fights Poverty, WBCSD and Standard Chartered Bank, the question of how to track social impacts in a way that provides essential data has been at the top of our minds.
So we’ve pulled together a list of all our…
Added by Business Innovation Facility Hub on May 3, 2013 at 14:30 — No Comments
We recently held Knowledge Sharing and IAP Information sessions in Lusaka on the 25th and Chipata in the Eastern Province of Zambia on the 27th April. The events were jointly hosted between the Business Innovation Facility (BIF) and Innovations Against Poverty (IAP) with their primary purpose being marketing/outreach for the upcoming 5th cycle deadline for IAP grants in the 30th of April 2013. We are however also taking every opportunity in these…Continue
The Moroccan launch of IAP will take place in Casablanca on 13 November 2012, at 8.30 at the CGEM office, 23 Bd Mohammed Abdou, Palmier.
At this launch event you will learn more about the IAP programme, how to apply and selection criteria. Participants will also hear a presentation by the IAP grantee Agro-Food Industrie, based in Morocco. The Innovations Against Poverty launch is arranged together with Confédération Générale…
Added by Ruth Brannvall on November 9, 2012 at 12:07 — No Comments
I was very lucky to be at the One Young World conference, recently held in Pittsburgh. One of the highlights for me was to hear from Professor Muhammad Yunus, the father of micro-finance. His humbling message wasn’t what I…Continue
We have recently announced the winner of our 2012 Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value at our annual Global Creating Shared Value Forum in New Delhi, India. At the same time we have launched the call for nominations for the 2014 Prize. Nominations are open until 31st March 2013.…Continue
Added by Barbara Wettstein on November 7, 2012 at 6:30 — No Comments
Nestlé, in collaboration with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), is co-hosting the 4th edition of the Creating Shared Value Forum on Monday 5 November in New Delhi, India.
This will take place at 9:30 AM – 18:00 PM IST / 04:00 AM – 12:30 PM GMT.…Continue
Innovations Against Poverty is organising its very first conference on Monday 26 November, 2012 and for entrepreneurs, incubators and business pracitioners to meet, share and learn. There will be a morning seesion for IAP portfolio companis and any other social business operating on…Continue
Added by Innovations Against Poverty on October 29, 2012 at 11:00 — No Comments
Exploring inclusive business models, base of the pyramid opportunities and addressing the UN Millennium Development Goals
Emerging markets represent almost 70 percent of economic growth in the coming years and will increasingly become a key driver for both poverty alleviation and value creation for business. If your business operates in low income markets, through your core business, customers, supply chains or projects, you can positively impact global challenges, both through core…Continue
Added by Clare Jenkinson on September 28, 2012 at 15:44 — No Comments
Added by Ranjan De Silva on August 14, 2012 at 19:30 — No Comments
I was hired by Challenges Consulting on behalf of the Business Innovation Facility (BIF) to conduct a survey of the financial landscape for access to finance for Inclusive Businesses (IBs) in Bangladesh.
At the end of my two week field trip, I was given the opportunity to present my initial findings at the ISCEA Agribusiness Supply Chain Conference,…Continue
“I am excited about inclusive business and will definitely spread this gospel”Continue
Added by Murphy Okpala on July 24, 2012 at 11:30 — No Comments
2012 Event Series: Understanding and enhancing business impact on development
As part of Business Fights Poverty's 2012 event series, this event - jointly hosted by BIF, Business Fights Poverty, AngloAmerican and Business Action for Africa - will examine how businesses are integrating assessment of their development results into their planning, key performance indicators, decision making and reporting, in ways that enable greater alignment between…Continue
Added by Business Innovation Facility Hub on June 20, 2012 at 11:30 — No Comments
Find out more about IAP and BIF entrepreneurs on stage at the international, high-level conference Stockholm+40 here.
Added by Innovations Against Poverty on April 27, 2012 at 10:30 — No Comments