Global Economic Empowerment: Private Sector Solutions at Each Stage of Development

December 3, 2014

Everyday, businesses work to empower individuals and entire communities around the world. Our latest report,Global Economic Empowerment: Private Sector Solutions at Each Stage of Development, explores how businesses are creating a better world through empowerment.

At the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, we believe that businesses are part of the solution to society's challenges. This year's economic empowerment case study report shows that businesses have a crucial role to play in building prosperous communities. The report includes chapters on:

  • Advancing Beyond the Base of the Pyramid
  • Fostering Entrepreneurship and Diverse Supply Chains
  • Job and Life Skills Training for New Markets
  • Making Impact through Innovative Partnerships

The report features best practices from leading companies including Amway, Gap Inc., Intel, Microsoft, Qualcomm and more. This case study report is the fourth in a series by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center.

In addition to the full report PDF, we'll be featuring each article on our Blog, available here:

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