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[Podcast] Discussion on Entrepreneurship to Celebrate a Decade of Dalberg in Africa

Is entrepreneurship going to create the mass-scale jobs we need, or should we give up the notion that those that have the most reason to be risk averse should be the ones leading the charge on risk loving new business … Continue reading

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Indian Philanthropy: What is Holding Back Diaspora Philanthropists?

By Minahil Amin The map used does not reflect a position by Dalberg on the legal status of any country or territory or the delimitation of any borders. Dalberg was engaged by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to explore opportunities … Continue reading

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James Mwangi on the Development Plan for the 21st Century – Podcast

James Mwangi, Executive Director of the Dalberg Group, joined the ‘Maintaining the Momentum for the SDGs’ event, convened by The Guardian around the UN’s General Assembly in New York. James joined the first panel discussion on ‘How to Implement 17 … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day: Empower Women, Drive Development

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Launch of Convergence: The World’s First Blended Finance Platform

Dalberg is thrilled to announce the launch of Convergence: the world’s first deal sourcing platform that helps public and private investors find and connect with each other for blended finance investments in emerging and frontier markets. Conceived under the World … Continue reading

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Why We Need Innovative Financing: Innovative Financing’s “Bridge” Role in Economic, Social, and Environmental Development

By Sam Lampert and Serena Guarnaschelli As the development agenda came under the spotlight at last week’s UN General Assembly in New York, one thing became clear: the future we want – a future that meets the needs of people and … Continue reading

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Dalberg Announces New Leadership

Dear friends, We are pleased to share several announcements about Dalberg’s evolution and growth. Over the last week, the entire Dalberg family gathered outside Cape Town in South Africa for a global retreat. For the over 200 team members who … Continue reading

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Dalberg’s 2013 in Review: A Message from Global Managing Partner James Mwangi

Dear Friends and Colleagues, As we settle into 2014, I wanted to share some reflections on how we pursued our mission – mobilizing effective responses to the world’s most pressing issues – in 2013, a year that brought important and … Continue reading

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What taxi dispatching and online education have in common: observing adoption rates of tech-enabled services in Colombia

By Rachel Wolf When I volunteered for a three-month transfer from Dalberg’s Washington, DC office to our strategic presence in Bogotá, Colombia, I assigned myself two tasks: pay attention and learn. In the process of doing both, I noticed a … Continue reading

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Redefining public service impact: A Q&A with Kira Intrator

Kira Intrator, an associate consultant in Dalberg’s Mumbai office, was awarded MIT’s Excellence in Public Service Award on June 6th, 2013. The award is given annually to recent alumni from the Department of Urban Studies and Planning who show strong … Continue reading

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