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Nov 2, 2011
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Harnessing Value Chains and Private Sector Innovation to Boost Nutrition at Shell Foundation, Shell Centre, London SE1 (Please use Tower Entrance, Belvedere Road and bring photo ID)

October 26, 2011 from 5:30pm to 7pm
 Speakers:Marc van Ameringen, Executive Director, GAINMiguel Pestana, Vice President, Global External Affairs, UnileverJohn Humphrey, Globalisation Team, Institute of Development StudiesChair: Simon Maxwell, Research Fellow, ODI Registration opens at 17.00.  The event will be followed by a reception. Background:The current food crises in parts of Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia and resulting child malnutrition present an acute illustration of…See More
Oct 4, 2011
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Niraj Saraf might attend Business Action for Africa's event

2010 Event Series: Towards new models of collaboration – leadership perspectives and an agenda for action at Shell Centre

December 7, 2010 from 5:30pm to 7pm
Opening Remarks: Clare Woodcraft, Deputy Director, Shell Foundation Panel Speakers: Mavis Owusu-Gyamfi, Head of Profession, Private Sector Development, Department for International Development William Asiko, President, Coca-Cola Africa Foundation and Chair, Business Action for Africa Dame Barbara Stocking, Chief Executive, Oxfam GB Natalie Africa, Executive Director, Business Call to Action Chair: Myles Wickstead CBE, Head of Secretariat to the Commission for Africa 2010 has been a year…See More
Dec 2, 2010
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"Graham, First time I've logged into this site in a long time. Sounds interesting - tell me more. Regards, Niraj"
Dec 2, 2010
Niraj Saraf might attend Overseas Development Institute,Department for International Development & Business Action for Africa's event

Putting market access into practice: reaching the bottom billion through corporate supply and distribution chains at The Commonwealth Club

April 21, 2009 from 5:30pm to 7pm
PTuesday, 21 April, 17.30 to 19.00 followed by reception (Registration from 17.00).Event sponsored byBusinesses are expanding the market access of the poor through new approaches in their supply and distribution chains. What is being learnt from experience so far?Speaker:Andy Wales, Head of Sustainable Development, SABMiller, will reflect on SABMiller's supply chain investment in India which has brought over 6,000 barley…See More
Apr 6, 2009

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Job Title
Independent Consultant and Coach
I am an entrepreneur
About my work:
Former Civil Servant and VSO Volunteer amongst other things, and recently a faculty member at Ashridge Business School. I've long believed that profit and sustainability (which has to include poverty alleviation if that's an issue in a place where a company is investing) are entirely compatible, if not mutually reinforcing, outcomes. I'm currently looking for a role in which I could help to demonstrate this.
Topics on my radar:
Enterprise Development, Inclusive Business Models, Trade
Other Topics on my radar:
Cross sector partnerships; entrepreneurship; public policy; innovation, social innovation, systems innovation

Comment Wall (2 comments)

At 15:42 on July 7, 2008, VINCENT NDEDA said…
Hi, am a kenyan, please a graduate with series of wealth of experience, how can i team up with you in the projects you wants to carry out in south africa. please i would like to be part of your investiment projects and any other projects you may be having in plan.

currently am running a small youth initiative that is set to reach the tagets and the desires of women and children in the lake victoria region.

am a writer wrting books in Marketing and relationship amangement.

you can reach me on

+254 723 620 901

thanks in advance

vincent ndeda
At 11:26 on January 11, 2009, Graham F Knight said…
Please have a look at and come back to if interested.


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