Those Who May be the Last to Overcome Extreme Poverty

Those Who May be the Last to Overcome Extreme Poverty

Poverty has been reduced globally, but a large proportion of the remaining one billion people in extreme poverty face extreme isolation, preventing them moving out of poverty using existing supply chains. Poor farmers can take ownership of retail brands, control of...

Making Market-based Approaches to Development Work for the Poor

Ron Layton presented to the Said Business School event on Good Governance in International Development, June 2015. The conference examined a wide range of aspects of Good Governance.  Light Years IP featured it’s experience of supporting African stakeholder...
Light Years IP featured at the Ashoka Future Forum

Light Years IP featured at the Ashoka Future Forum

Light Years CEO and Ashoka Fellow Ron Layton was featured as a speaker at the Ashoka Future Forum in Washington, DC. The Ashoka Future Forum “brings together 400 of the foremost social innovators, business entrepreneurs, philanthropists and media to share their...