Our Ideas

Currency of Trust
Currency of Trust
A comprehensive research project focused on surfacing the voice of the Indian consumer regarding adoption and usage of digital financial services.
Nneka Eze on catalyzing growth in Nigeria through regional innovation hubs
In a World Bank podcast, Dalberg Partner Nneka Eze discusses the state of innovation in Nigeria, and the potential of innovation hubs.
Vanishing vaquita: saving the world’s most endangered marine mammal
With less than 30 vaquitas left in the wild, a new Dalberg authored report for the World Wildlife Fund finds that they could become extinct without immediate action to curb illegal fishing and wildlife trafficking.
ICT skills for girls and women in Southeast Asia
Enabling digital awareness is critical for protecting jobs.
New Report: Decentralised Renewable Energy is Important for Improving Access to Power, But Policy Gaps and Challenges Impede Growth
New report: decentralised renewable energy is important for improving access to power, but policy gaps and challenges impede growth
A new study by Dalberg details the challenges and opportunities for the governments of India, Nigeria, Senegal, and Uganda as they seek to increase access to electricity through off-grid energy solutions.
Looking beyond off-grid energy to a holistic approach to off-grid societies
Dalberg hosted two events on “off-grid societies” around the World Economic Forum on Africa in Durban, South Africa. These events were part of an ongoing series celebrating 10 years of Dalberg on the continent.
Improving access to electricity through decentralized renewable energy
Despite significant efforts, access to electricity remains inadequate across sub-Saharan Africa and India.
India Stack
The five-minute loan
How India Stack is expediting loans to small businesses.
A Group of Visionaries Turn a Dream into Reality
On International Women’s Day, we celebrate the achievements of the Women’s Investment Club Senegal over the past year, and look forward to expanding the initiative across Francophone West Africa. To date, 53 women have joined WIC Senegal, with a strong willingness to contribute to inclusive economic growth, and above all, to women’s empowerment.
Haiti cooking
A simple way for governments to help the poor and the environment
Traditional cookstoves are causing an epidemic of ill health among the global poor. Trade ministers have the power to turn the tide by lowering trade barriers to clean and improved cookstoves.