Al Hammond is senior entrepreneur and leader of the Health for All program at Ashoka. He is also co-founder of Healthpoint Services, a for profit social enterprise providing safe drinking water and health services in more than 130 communities (and scaling) in rural India. Prior to these activities, Al was a VP a World Resources Institute, where he helped launch the BOP movement by organizing two major international conferences, through research and publications (including the landmark study, "The Next 4 Billion: Market Size and Business Strategy at the Base of the Pyramid", and by overseeing the launch of Nextbillion.net.
Great insight - this is what I call 'rain makers'
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Mahlon - Thanks for your comment. In short, research continues to reveal that technical support...
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Liked your article. Is there any consensus yet on the value of construction technical assistance?...
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Will the video be available afterwards? I'd love to watch but will not be online at that time.
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Good points, Peter. But I wonder if charging 6% rather than 3% interest would make much...
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