microentrepreneurs

Entrepreneur Nelcy Gamarra accesses the Dialogue on Business program from her mobile phone.

From the Classroom to the Phone: New Digital Training Program for Entrepreneurs

Shoemakers, tailors, bakers — these small business owners are usually experts at their craft, but that doesn’t mean they automatically know everything...

How Zoona keeps it real

How Zoona keeps it real

In Nyanja, one of Zambia’s 73 official languages, Zoona means “it’s real!” or “it’s true!”—an exclamation to emphasize fact. After spending...

Candle Making as a Financial Empowerment Tool?

Candle Making as a Financial Empowerment Tool?

My first day in the field I learned how to make candles.  This may come as a bit of a...

Getting to the Classroom: Let’s get Mobilised!

Getting to the Classroom: Let’s get Mobilised!

So we’ve had an insight into the Dialogue on Business training methodology in practice in urban Ahmedabad, Gujarat (Welcome to...

The Technologically Integrated Moral of the Story…

The Technologically Integrated Moral of the Story…

Storytelling has been an integral part of Indian culture for generations and is a popular performing art across the country — each...

Adapting to change : From Paris to Xochimilco

Adapting to change : From Paris to Xochimilco

Even though I have lived in many cities in the world and have learned how to get used to new...