In recent years, the concept of social business has emerged as a middle road between philanthropy and the pursuit of maximum profit. The idea is rooted in a dual realization: on the one hand, governments and civil society are striving – especially in poor countries – to resolve problems such as food insecurity and insufficient access to healthcare, water, energy and adequate housing. On the other, the principle of maximizing profits is showing its limitations by intensifying pressure on resources, contributing to global warming and widening social inequality.
on the same regionVideospublished in February 2024VideosReplaypublished in October 2023Proparco's presentation brochurepublished in September 2021Proparco's presentation brochurepublished in August 2020Institutional DocumentsProparco's presentation brochureKey Figurespublished in July 2020GovernanceVideosReplaypublished in July 2020
on the same topicVideospublished in February 2024Videospublished in February 2024VideosReplaypublished in December 2023VideosReplayREPLAY - Intervention of Proparco at Annual General Assembly of the Global Donor Platform for Rural Developmentpublished in October 2023Proparco sectoral bookletpublished in February 2023Videospublished in November 2022
in the same collectionRevuePrivate Sector & Developmentpublished in November 2020Videospublished in September 2020RevuePrivate Sector & Developmentpublished in September 2020RevuePrivate Sector & Developmentpublished in February 2020RevuePrivate Sector & Developmentpublished in September 2019Private Sector & DevelopmentVideospublished in September 2019