Published: Wed, Mar 16, 2016
Type: Publication

This issue brief (8 pages) highlights how inclusive business solutions can deliver both business and societal value, in full alignment with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

 It articulates the business case for targeting the base of the economic pyramid, illustrates how inclusive business solutions link up to each of the 17 SDGs, and presents an overview of common internal and external challenges faced by companies when developing and scaling these solutions. In addition, the short brief presents the WBCSD’s work in this domain and its existing partnerships with institutions.