NextBillion Series.

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  • ‘Going Off Grid’

    "Going Off Grid" explores new business models, investment strategies and public-private partnerships to bring services to the "energy poor."

  • Microfinance Goes Digital

    In this series, Grameen Foundation shares lessons on what it takes for an MFI to go digital, from technology considerations and market strategies, to how to align human resources, create new digital products - and measure their social impact.

  • Understanding Failure in Social Enterprise

    In this series, published in collaboration with F*ckUp Nights, social entrepreneurs discuss their failures, and what they've learned.

  • Market Dynamics

    ​Even as the planet, overall, grows healthier, too many people in developing countries are still dying of preventable, curable diseases​. The problem often boils down to medicine ​not getting into the hands of those who need it. ​In this special NextBillion initiative, we look at role of market dynamics in health care, including supply, demand and pricing.

  • The Future of Microfinance

    An ongoing series of video interviews with thought leaders from microfinance and beyond discussing the sector's current challenges and continued potential.

  • Impact Investing Insights

    Video interviews with 11 top investors, academics and advocates, who discuss their views on the impact investing sector’s vast potential, and its equally large challenges. Conducted at the 2015 Sustainatopia Impact Conference.

  • Mobile Money Movers

    Kyla Yeoman of Mercy Corps interviews some of the leading thinkers in the digital finance sector, recorded at the 2013 Mobile Money: Technology to Transform Transactions conference.

  • The Base of the Pyramid in Focus

    Interviews conducted with some of the leaders and innovators in attendance at the William Davidson Institute's 2013 BoP Summit.