Find funding and other partnership opportunities for innovative business projects with developmental impact
Donors are still largely geared towards bilateral projects or traditional formats of working with business. This DCED briefing note (March 2017) documents changes in policies and procedures, staff roles and institutional structures, as well skills development to enable strategic private sector engagement.
This DCED report (January 2017) reviews the objectives, achievements and lessons of multi-stakeholder platforms. To what extent do they provide a useful strategy for working with business going forward?
This new DCED Synthesis Note (March 2017) reviews big trends in agency PSD policies, and shows how the DCED can assist in policy formulation and implementation.
Does business structure influence social impact? This joint DCED-Oxfam (November 2016) Note reviews the evidence that business form, governance and ownership influence outcomes for the poor.
The DCED Business Environment Working Group has published a review of evidence and debates on ‘how to create an enabling environment for inclusive business‘ (October 2016).
The DCED Results Measurement Working Group has published a ‘Review of Results Measurement in Impact Investment‘ (October 2016).