Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Mi Tienda provides door-to-door supply of grocery and basic products, as well as financing for merchandise purchase and business expansion to stores in rural communities with up to 5,000 inhabitants…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Almost one fifth of children under five in El Salvador are anemic because their diets contain too little iron. In rural areas, that number rises to 25 percent; the disorder extends across Central…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En El Salvador casi una quinta parte de los niños menores de cinco años sufren de anemia pues sus dietas contienen muy poco hierro. En las zonas rurales esta cifra se eleva al 25%. Darles a los niños…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Latin American farmers who grow food on small plots of land are the backbone of the rural economy in the region. Getting food from fields to markets creates many jobs, especially in lower income…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Los agricultores que cultivan alimentos en pequeñas parcelas son la columna vertebral de la economía en América Latina. El abastecimiento de los alimentos del campo al mercado crea muchos puestos de…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Mexico-based multinational cement producer CEMEX has been a pioneer in the business world for over a decade. By launching Patrimonio Hoy (PH),a program through which low-income consumers can access…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
CEMEX, multinacional productora de cemento con sede en México, ha sido pionera en el mundo empresarial durante más de una década. Se convirtió en una de las primeras empresas latinoamericanas con…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Small, family-run grocery stores, known as tiendas de abarrotes, are essential for supplying basic goods and services in thousands of low-income rural communities in Mexico.These stores are…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Las pequeñas tiendas familiares, que solemos llamar tiendas de abarrotes, son esenciales para el suministro de bienes y servicios básicos en un sinnúmero de comunidades rurales de bajos ingresos en…
May 2007
Author(s): Budinich, Valeria
This presentation deals with the Full Economic Citizenship Initiative made by Ashoka, a global association of the world's leading social entrepreneurs. It presents the organization -men and…