Business in Development Network

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Business in Development Network (BiD) seeks to contribute to sustainable economic development in developing countries. BiD’s activities include stimulating small and medium sized entrepreneurship to create jobs and raise income in developing countries, engaging professionals, investors and organisations by offering them the opportunity to directly contribute to poverty reduction through SME development and inspiring people to see that business and poverty reduction can go hand-in hand. The Network also runs the BiD Challenge, an annual event which offers entrepreneurs worldwide the opportunity to win a grant to execute business plans that improve living standards.


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Regions / countries / territories

Europe: Netherlands

Global issues

Job creation and enterprise development; Financial accessibility and management