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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

The 'Scrappy Rockstar' of Global Health?: Maternova using Amazon-type platform to help save lives of mothers, infants in developing world

By Kyle Poplin — WDI

Maternova, a women-owned, women-run, for-profit social enterprise, has been described as "an Amazon-type platform, but for global health technologies." Allyson Cote, a co-founder, describes how her company is helping save the lives of mothers and infants in developing countries around the world.

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Monday, October 20, 2014

NexThought Monday – Money and Motivation: Why are some people willing to work at a social enterprise for free?

By Andrea Nelson Trice

No leader has all the skills needed if a social enterprise is to succeed. Each of us must tap into others’ skill sets, often by hiring consultants to fill gaps. But when you can find people who will work pro bono that can be a fantastic option. Andrea Trice explores how managers can approach and work with volunteers.

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Sunday, October 19, 2014

Twitter Top Ten - 10/19/14: The week's top tweets in social enterprise, global health and financial inclusion

By NextBillion Editor

We're introducing a new "pilot feature" on NextBillion: a Sunday post highlighting the top 10 tweets from the preceding week. If you have any tweets you'd like us to consider for this weekly post, tweet them our way. And if you enjoy this feature and want it to continue - you guessed it, please tweet about it.

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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Mapping the Future: What to expect from the BoP Roadmap to be published next week

By NextBillion Editor

One year ago, the BoP Summit 2013: Creating an Action Agenda for the Next Decade, brought together over 200 leaders from more than 20 countries to reflect on what we have learned about in the BoP domain in the decade since the BoP concept was first popularized. The result of these discussions - “A Roadmap for the Base of the Pyramid Domain: Re-energizing for the Next Decade” - is a co-created action agenda that will be released next week. How to take part.

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Monday, May 14, 2012

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Saturday, October 18, 2014

Weekly Roundup 10-18-14

By Scott Anderson — WDI

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Myanmar Government Relations Analyst


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