International Private Sector and Development Network

The International Private Sector and Development Network shares a common commitment to action research in the field of locally self-reliant and bottom-up approaches to entrepreneurship and sustainable enterprise in Africa and Asia. As part of the network, FSED has been actively involved in the UNDP's Growing Inclusive Markets initiative, the ICBE Research Fund, and a number of workshops at The Academy of Management.

FSED also helped organize the Growing Inclusive Markets conference in Halifax in June, 2008 and the publishing of a special issue of the Journal of Enterprising Communities.

FSED was also a partner in the Business of Social and Environmental Innovation conference in Cape Town, South Africa, in November 2011.