SCALA is a platform to scale the impacts of inclusive and social business. Its main focus will be around initiatives in Latin America and the Caribbean, while open to learning from and adding to the global context. It will focus on leveraging value chains to create economic opportunity, empowerment and enterprise for people at the Base of the Economic Pyramid (BoP) through the distribution of goods and services. graphic_en SCALA will serve as a backbone organization sparking a vibrant community of practice and providing services around:
Knowledge
Knowledge assets to accelerate innovation, impact and effective partnerships.
Support Network
A support network to design and implement programs, nurture relationships, establish relevant connections and catalyze collective action.
Project Finance
Financing to advance projects.
Observatory
An observatory to evaluate impacts and disseminate lessons learned.
Power of Downstream
The Power of Downstream

Learn about the power of inclusive distribution to create economic opportunity and advance enterprise development at the BoP.
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Building Trust for Scale
Building Trust for Scale

Learn about sound practices for effectively managing Inclusive Distribution Networks.
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Who’s it for?

Corporations
Social Enterprises
MFIs
Academia
Support Agencies
Funders

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