Meeting of National Committee for Inclusive Business of Colombia in Bogota

On May 15, the National Committee for Inclusive Business of Colombia (CONNIC) together with CECODES, the Colombian arm of the WBCSD, met with 35 representatives from ministries, agencies, companies and business associations to discuss how the national strategy on inclusive business helps reduce poverty and inequality in Colombia.

Dr. Christina Tewes-Gradl, co-founder and managing director of Endeva, joined the dialogue to talk about Inclusive Business Policies. The presentation was followed by a lively discussion that revealed the need for greater coordination among government programs as well as for more demand-led approach in supplier development programs.