Resource Bank

Resourse Bank

The internet contains all sorts of resources for YESxBOP participants, including more information on the BOP and on starting your own business. Some excellent resources include:

About the BOP:

  • The Next 4 Billion Report from the World Resources Institute
    Provides comprehensive information on BOP market structures and segmentation drawn from global data and case studies.
  • Next Billion 2.0
    A website and blog bringing together the community of business leaders, social entrepreneurs, NGOs, policy makers and academics who want to explore the connection between development and enterprise.
  • BoP Innovation Center
    Provides research and incubator spaces to help entrepreneurs develop business strategies that address BoP markets.
  • The (BoP) Project
    This photojournalism blog provides in-depth, personal views of life, work, and entrepreneurship at the bottom of the pyramid.

About innovation and growing your own start-up: