by Beth Jenkins, Challenge Director, Business Fights Poverty
At any given time, in any given company, there can be hundreds of employees with ideas for profitable new products, services, and business models that also create value for society. These would-be “intrapreneurs” come from all different backgrounds and roles, and many have never started a new venture before. The learning curve can be steep.
Euan Wilmshurst named Global Engagement and Partnerships Director
LONDON, September 18, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Business Fights Poverty, the leading global collaboration platform for international businesses seeking to harness and scale their social impact today announced the appointment of Euan Wilmshurst as Director, Global Engagement and Partnerships.
By Zahid Torres-Rahman, Founder, Business Fights Poverty and Co-Founder, Inspiris
There is a tangible excitement in the air this week as the international community gathers in New York to usher in the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – the ambitious new vision for ending poverty and protecting our planet.
Harvard Kennedy School's CSR Initiative and Business Fights Poverty publish new report on sustainable sugar
By Beth Jenkins and Piya Baptista, Business Fights Poverty and the CSR Initiative at the Harvard Kennedy School
There are many examples of companies taking action to grow their businesses in ways that expand economic opportunity, enhance access to “social” services like healthcare, energy, education, water and sanitation, and nutrition, and conserve shared natural resources.
The key question is how to move these examples from the cutting edge to the mainstream.
Business Fights Poverty and Harvard Kennedy School's CSR Initiative Launch New Report on SABMiller's 4e Camino al Progreso Program - a partnership with the Multilateral Investment Fund of the Inter-American Development Bank and FUNDES
By Beth Jenkins, Insights Director, Business Fights Poverty