The first event in the 2013 Event Series will focus on bridging the financing gap in agricultural value chains. Convened by Business Fights Poverty, the Aspen Network for Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) and Citi, the event brings together a panel of industry experts to explore the potential of large…See More
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Hi! If you are available on skype I would be grateful to pick your brain and share a little more about my programme and see if there are any possibilities for us to work together in the near future. My skype id:…"
An event for NGOs and Humanitarian Organisations, supported by Allen & Overy. This event is mainly aimed at NGOs and Humanitarian Organisations, and part of a wider programme of events. If you are a business interested in this programme, please get in touch with Clare Jenkinson at Clare.Jenkinson@bitc.org.uk. The contributions companies have made in previous disasters demonstrate that business can play an important role in disaster relief,…See More
Speakers: Jon Samuel, Head of Social Performance, Anglo American Caroline Ashley, Learning and Results Manager, Business Innovation Facility Clara Barby, Head of Impact, Bridges Ventures Chair: Simon Maxwell, Research Fellow, ODI Agenda: 17.00 Registration opens17.30-18.15 Introduction and panel…See More
Speakers:Marc van Ameringen, Executive Director, GAINMiguel Pestana, Vice President, Global External Affairs, UnileverJohn Humphrey, Globalisation Team, Institute of Development StudiesChair: Simon Maxwell, Research Fellow, ODI Registration opens at 17.00. The event will be followed by a reception. Background:The current food crises in parts of Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia and resulting child malnutrition present an acute illustration of…See More
October 18, 2011 at 1pm to November 29, 2011 at 2:30pm
CONFLICTING INTERESTS: HOW BUSINESS OPERATES IN AREAS OF CONFLICT BUSINESS AND DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR SERIES All seminars run 13.00 – 14.30, Convening Space, IDS Tuesday 25 OctoberMike DavisCampaignerGlobal WitnessBreaking links between commerce and conflict Tuesday 1 NovemberEdward O’KeefeDirectorSynergy Global‘Considering the role of the extractive industry in the DRC and other areas of conflict’ Tuesday 8 NovemberAidan DavyDirectorInternational Council of Mining and Metals‘Mining in Conflict…See More
Want to tackle poverty through income generation and job creation? Come and join us for an interactive learning session on the work of Acumen Fund – a pioneering social venture capital fund with more than $60 million invested in over 50 enterprises that serve the poor. ACUMEN 101 will be led by Acumen Fund’s newly-established European Team Vinay Nair and James Wu. Please click here to learn more about …See More
DOWNLOAD AUDIO AND PRESENTATIONS HERE Speakers:Maheswar Mishra, Private Sector Development Adviser, Investment and Finance Team, Private Sector Department, Department for International DevelopmentMadeleine Anderson, CEO, Equity for AfricaJulie Wallace, Senior Manager, Group Public Affairs, Standard Chartered BankChair: Simon Maxwell, Research Fellow,…See More
Business and IT Strategy Development Manager with over 14 years experience. Having lived and worked in a number of developing countries, most recently in Malawi, I have a natural affinity to the International Development arena and finding ways to help these countries through my own experiences in Business and IT.
Topics on my radar:
Agriculture, Base of the Pyramid, Education, Enterprise Development, Governance and Transparency, Inclusive Business Models, Partnerships, Peace and Commerce, Technology, Women and Business, Youth Enterprise
Other Topics on my radar:
Banking to Unbanked solutions and using ICT to bring new solutions to education in rural areas in developing countries.
As a digital videomaker in New York producing films on business fights poverty, I would like to network with you in development, sustrainability and trade facilitation ideas to create projects in being the change around the world ... Vinanti creator of VOCIES OF WOMEN WORLDWIDEWIDE at http://voicesofwomenworldwide-vowwtv.ning.com