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
Sustainable cashew farming and community development fuel growth in Benin
Reaching the Last Mile with Solar Energy
Creating an Information Society for All
Bringing mobile application development trainings and digital job opportunities to women from disadvantaged regions in Turkey and supporting women's entrepreneurship in mobile sector
Bringing affordable hygiene products to low-income women and children
Unilever Bangladesh is improving the health, hygiene and livelihoods of millions of Bangladeshis through child-focused mass education campaigns alongside the sale of their products
Bringing banking to low income communities in northern Nigeria
Bringing affordable high-quality medicines to sub-Saharan Africa
Integrating Thailand’s indigenous farming families into the agricultural value chain
Extending affordable and accessible primary and secondary healthcare in India
Connecting the unconnected by helping mobile network operators solve the challenge of providing sustainable connectivity to off-grid markets globally.
Increasing availability and access to credit facilities for smallholder coffee farmers in Kenya within supply chain
Bringing Financial Services to Base of the Pyramid Markets
Helping Banks Reach the Base of the Pyramid
Changing the paradigm of collect and dump garbage practices in India
Improving community access to clean water
Access to clean water and job creation for disadvantaged youth in Bangladesh
Contributing to green growth and socio-economic development by delivering sustainable and innovative solutions for cleaner energy, safer water, and better mobility across rural Kenya.
Providing small businesses with access to loans