WDI News & Announcements
WDI’s Base of the Pyramid (BoP) Research Initiative is hosting a launch event Oct. 23 in Washington, D.C. for its BoP Roadmap, which is designed to re-energize the BoP domain for the next decade.
WDI Development Consulting Services’ Edward “Ned” White successfully led a set of workshops for municipal leaders in Ukraine that built upon the positive experiences of an earlier series of two-week programs on public-private partnership financial modeling that were conducted in Kyiv and Simferopol in 2012, in Lviv in 2013, and Kyiv again in 2014.
WDI Senior Fellow Prashant Yadav will speak Oct. 18 on global health market dynamics at the Sujal M. Parikh Memorial Symposium for Health and Social Justice at the University of Michigan (U-M).
WDI Senior Research Fellow Ted London will give the keynote speech at the World Investment Forum (WIF) Oct. 16 in Geneva on what innovations are needed in business school curricula to support WIF’s “Business Schools for Impact” objective of preparing students for investing and operating in low-income countries with positive economic and social impact.