Some two billion people around the world live in places where their lives are plagued by “fragility, conflict and violence.” Yet despite a desire by investors to make positive improvements in vulnerable communities, viable opportunities to both help people and earn a return are scarce. This important report from the World Economic Forum and the Boston Consulting Group is a loud appeal to investors, development banks, governments and NGOs to refashion cooperative approaches to building a humanitarian investment market.
About the Authors
The World Economic Forum is an independent organization that engages leaders of business, politics, academia and society to improve the state of the world. The Boston Consulting Group is a leading global consulting firm.