Aspen Institute Publications
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ANDE’s 2011 report on small and growing businesses (SGB) reveals progress and strides in building a new kind of investment community that is committed to both social and financial returns. The 2011 Impact Report is a one-of-a-kind publication offering data on the current state of the SGB sector, the impact of ANDE’s members, and a comprehensive review of its work this past year.
The 2010 ANDE Impact Report is a comprehensive assessment of the state of the SGB sector. It shares lessons learned about supporting and sustaining SGBs in emerging markets and addresses areas where improvement and mobilization are needed to further promote entrepreneurship to achieve poverty reduction around the world.
The report was released in March 2011 in conjunction with our Second Anniversary Celebration in London.
Money for Good: The US Market for Impact Investments and Charitable Gifts from Individuals Summary Findings
This research document is a result of an ANDE-funded Capacity Development Fund grant.
Catalyzing Support for Small Growing Businesses in Developing Countries: Mapping the Policies of International Development Donors & Investors
This report depicts the landscape of development organizations that fund and support small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in developing countries: 1) multilateral development banks, 2) bilateral government donor agencies, and 3) development finance institutions (DFIs). The report is a new contribution to both the development community, as well as the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE). Advocacy and policy work is a strategic priority for ANDE, and the report's findings will enable the Network to understand the international development community and to be more strategic in its approach as it seeks to influence and shape the international development SME agenda. Download the full report.
The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs is proud to present its 2009 Impact Report. This report is the first publication of its type - aggregating sector impact and demonstrating the successes of ANDE members over its first year. This report will serve as a benchmark as ANDE continues to move forward and chart its progress. Download it now.
The Executive Summary of the 2009 Impact Report is also available for download in Spanish