Banking for the poor. Grameen Bank (GB) has reversed conventional banking practice by removing the need for collateral and created a banking system based on mutual trust, accountability, participation and creativity. GB provides credit to the poorest of the poor in rural Bangladesh, without any collateral.
Leading the way to a future with hope. The mission of Esperanza International is to free children and their families from poverty through initiatives that generate income, education and health, restoring self-worth and dignity to those who have lost hope. Click here to watch video on their site →“You have Mets Baseball, the Esperanza Foundation, and the …
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Making the world fit for humanity Envirofit’s enterprise-based model represents a new, more sustainable approach to tackling the global IAP/cookstoves problem — relying on market mechanisms to guide product development and drive consumer demand.
High Impact Entrepreneurship High-Impact Entrepreneurs hold the key to sustained economic growth in emerging markets. They are the ambitious entrepreneurs who run innovative, high-growth businesses that create thousands of jobs, millions in wealth, and limitless opportunity in their countries. They are role models who change the fortunes of hundreds of thousands.
An international consumer products company serving people without access to reliable electricity. Enable households without reliable electricity to attain the same quality of life as those with electricity. We will begin by replacing every kerosene lantern with clean, safe and bright light.