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  • In Brazil, one very active social entrepreneur uses technology to cross more than just the digital divide between rich and poor.

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  • Sadaffe Abid spent much of the last 14 years building what is now one of Pakistan’s leading micro-finance institutions. Drawing...

  • One social entrepreneur seeks to elevate those at the bottom of the pyramid in Bangladesh. But can she navigate the straits...

  • Emerging markets are where money is to be made: pent up consumer demand, cheap labour, few regulations. But just under the...

  • Recovering costs and generating revenues goes hand-in-hand with one group’s approach to eradicating poverty and empowering...