Raising the Base of the Pyramid through Enterprise. Innovative Case Studies of BoP Ventures and Initiatives

The following report describes a series of sixteen (16) case studies implemented by the BoP Global Network Learning Labs (also known as Innovation Centers) from around the world. The case studies have been organized around five specific areas of focus and action:

I – Enhancing Product Design

II – Value Chain Business Models

III – Employment Generation

IV – Improving Distribution Channels for the BoP

V – Generating Access to Basic Needs (Energy, Health, Housing, Insurance)