Worldwide, 249 companies working in 73 countries, from social enterprises to multinationals, have responded to the Business Call to Action by making commitments to improve the lives and livelihoods of millions of people in developing countries through access to markets, financial services, affordable healthcare, water and sanitation, education and other key services. These companies are market leaders with profitable and scalable models that reach the poor and contribute to global development efforts.
are new members with membership under a year old, or those who have reported progress in the past year
are those who have not reported on progress for the past two years or more
are those who have achieved their commitments within the timeframe of their BCtA membership
Weather and agronomic data improves decision-making for millions of smallholder farmers
Empowering informal sector job seekers in India
Fighting Poverty through Sustainable Tree Farming
Breaking the cycle of poverty in rural Colombia by exchanging recyclable waste for essential household goods such as food, medicine and agrcultural inputs
Improving health and dignity for the BoP populations in India through sustainable and affordable sanitation solutions.
Promoting Access to Financial Services in African Communities
Providing Access to Renewable Energy
Working to enhance soybean farmer productivity in India
Expanding access to safe drinking water for the base of the pyramid customers
Giving rural women a chance of entrepreneurial success
Improving living conditions and increasing incomes of low-income women retailers in Colombia.
Providing market access to farmers in East Africa
Increasing coconut farmers' incomes in Java, Indonesia
Providing livelihood and mentorship opportunities for low income female producers in Turkey by engaging them as suppliers for its restaurant chain
Nurturing a Lifelong Learning while Empowering Women
Developing inclusive supply chain by integrating smallholder farmers in Sri Lanka
Colombian health innovator Bive joins Business Call to Action by providing low-income families with access to timely, high-quality and affordable healthcare
Enabling higher standards of living by connecting underserved communities to affordable internet
Bringing renewable solar power to millions across rural India
Strengthening the productive units of clothing in its value chain while improving the quality of life of low-income families living in areas of poverty in the city of Bogota and its peripheries.