An initiative of the William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan, NextBillion is a community of business leaders, social entrepreneurs, NGO managers, policy makers, academics and others exploring the connection between development and enterprise. NB chronicles new trends in market solutions to poverty that benefit the world’s 4 billion low-income producers and consumers – often known as the base of the pyramid. NextBillion aims to stimulate discussion, raise awareness and provide a platform for sharing ideas that improve the lives of the poor and reshape entire economies.
NextBillion Health Care is a blog and a news resource dedicated to addressing the challenges and solutions in delivering health care to the base of the pyramid. The site focuses on the best practices of social enterprises, health practitioners, large health systems, NGOs and multinational players, such as drug companies, supply chain systems and technology developers. It also examines public policy solutions for improving the health outcomes for low-income people around the world.
NextBillion Financial Health is a blog and news resource dedicated to improving financial access for low-income people around the world, to help them use financial services to improve their lives and livelihoods. The site focuses on the businesses, issues and innovations that are making an impact on financial health worldwide. It brings together a diverse collection of experts and practitioners, who share their knowledge, research and experiences.
The website has news zones on NB health care The content types include ebooks, news, NB series, posts and videos.