Angola is still recovering from the consequences provoked by a civil war that lasted 27 years. Hunger and food insecurity are, to this day, the main problems which the population faces.
This book approaches Global Corporate Volunteering (CV) through a series of essays, interviews, and case studies that present good practices of companies from all over the world that innovated and resolved challenges through Global CV.
The globalisation process of the last decades has led to the establishment of a new world order in which important companies have achieved a strong influence in political and social spheres and are thus expected to assume a greater responsibility in relation to solving the main barriers that prevent the development of humanity.
Since 2006 CODESPA has been supporting the development of the market value chain for a fertilizer application technique called Fertilizer Deep Placement (FDP), through the project “Helping poor families in Yen Bai Province to sustainably improve their rice production by integrating them into markets for fertilizer pellets with the fertilizer deep placement method.” The project…
The Micro Insurance 3×1 product primarily consists of a combination of 3 insurance products in the same insurance package: 1) life insurance; 2) final expenses insurance; 3) disability insurance. Any person who wants to be insured can access it, regardless of whether or not he or she is an ADOPEM client.
For the sake of simplicity, development can be considered to have three aspects or dimensions: economic, social and political. Although these dimensions are interlinked there is a tendency with International Financial Institutes(IFI) to place the emphasis on the economic dimension. As from the early 1990s the aspect of (good) governance appeared, particularly initiated by the…
A strategy is a long-term plan of action to cope with a certain perception of the future.