The latest updates from ANDE and our network

All the news and announcements, stories about business ecosystems for small and growing businesses and the broader entrepreneurship and development sector.

Learn how their ethical investments are transforming Southeast Asia and creating a brighter, more equitable future.

The 2024 "Sustainable Signals" reports 77% of investors seek investments considering positive social or environmental impact.

A Burkina Faso entrepreneur boosted profits by 75% after securing a loan through USAID CATALYZE's capital injection intervention.

Working together, Brazil's small business ecosystem stakeholders can create a more just and sustainable future..

The pioneering initiative seeks to transform power dynamics and accelerate gender equity-focused investment.

Cambiando el lenguaje para transformar las dinámicas de poder y acelerar la inversión enfocada en la equidad de género en América Latina.

Village Capital's regional Ecosystem Builders Program fostered cross-border collaboration and investment, inspired on their 2023 report on early-stage ventures

On WYLDE's 20th anniversary, Christopher Odongo reflects on their journey and how WYLDE's coaching and training programs have impacted entrepreneurs.

Technological adoption enables innovative entrepreneurship that addresses climate change and environmental sustainability.

South Africa's impact investing landscape offers potential for financial returns alongside positive social and environmental change. This guide provides the essential information investors need to succeed.

Pablo Santaeufemia, CEO of Bridge for Billions, shares insights into his organization's role in the global entrepreneurship ecosystem.

ANDE launches fund to boost India's waste, circularity startups, seeks proposals from support organizations.

In celebration of the conclusion of International Women’s Month, highlights our commitment to advancing gender equality in entrepreneurship through ARISE.

Devin Chesney steps in as ANDE's Interim Executive Director as Richenda Van Leeuwen takes extended leave.

Azure is a global combined financing initiative led by our member, Catholic Relief Services (CRS), to expand and rehabilitate water supply services.

These three reports highlight the challenges facing South African entrepreneurs–and how targeted policies could bring hope and ignite growth.

Entrepreneurs and investors can now access ANDE's free online library to gauge the social and environmental effects of their work.

As the global economy faces a multitude of challenges, a powerful solution lies in supporting women entrepreneurs in developing economies.

Investors and entrepreneurs seeking to integrate gender equality into climate finance efforts can glean valuable insights from this free webinar.

ANDE and TrustLaw legal explainer empowers impact investors to navigate India's Social Stock Exchange and fund social enterprises tackling critical challenges.

With ANDE participation, BFA Global and UNIDO release report with frameworks for assessing climate resilience and adaptation efforts.

Mallory St.Claire, ANDE’s impact manager

ANDE launches new virtual series, a casual and informative space for IMM professionals.

At Sankalp Africa, Director Richenda Van Leeuwen highlights potential for solar solutions, from agriculture to homes.

Sankalp Africa discussion explores fostering impactful solutions in Sheltertech, merging housing innovation with sustainable development.

ANDE will launch Africa's Cultural and Creative Industry Access to Capital (CCI ACT) Working Group to foster change within the sector.

Azure es una iniciativa global de financiamiento combinada liderada por nuestro miembro, Catholic Relief Services (CRS), para ampliar y rehabilitar los servicios de suministro de agua.

ANDE South Asia Convening is an initiative to bring this ecosystem of entrepreneur support organizations together to further economic growth and strengthen the SGB ecosystem in South Asia.

The second edition of ANDE SA Convening this year spotlighted the importance of regional collaboration in strengthening the SGB ecosystem.

In preparation for your journey to Phuket, Thailand, for the ANDE Investment Manager Training (IMT) - Asia, we want to provide you with key information regarding visa requirements. This will assist you in planning your trip effectively.