BIF Pilot Resources

The JITA sales network: An inclusive business on the rise

The transition from an NGO-run programme to a profitable company took JITA less than 2 years. Read how Jita has maintained its core social focus - recruiting marginalised rural Bangladeshi women as rural distributors of consumer goods – while building in commercial growth, diversification, and achievement of break-even ahead of schedule in 2013.

ACI Agribusiness: Designing and testing an integrated contract farming model in Bangladesh

The difficulties of setting up a contract farming model engaging smallholder farmers, have not deferred ACI, a Bangladeshi agribusiness conglomerate. Read about the companies ambitious pilot in 2013 and learnings for the future.