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Business partner of the poor

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Abstract: Social enterprises are on the rise in developing countries. In this article, Mark Joaquin Ruiz, co-founder and managing director of MicroVentures Inc. in the Philippines, talks about the role of social business enterprises in empowering the poor, and explains what research is needed to further strengthen this relatively young field in the Philippines.
Authors: Ruiz, M.J.
Country: Philippines
Category: General
End Page: 29
Serial number: 22
ISSN: [1874-2033]
Journal: The Broker
Keywords: credit , empowerment , enterprises , poverty
Language: eng
Organization: The Broker
Year: 2010
Region: Southeast Asia
Right: © 2010 IDP. This article has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported license.
Subject: Economic Development and Trade
Start Page: 28
Title: Business partner of the poor