16 Sep Inclusive business gaining converts | News | Eco-Business | Asia Pacific

Inclusive business gaining converts | News | Eco-Business | Asia Pacific

Posted on Eco Business by Jean Chua, this article describes how inclusive business models can create wider value and mutual benefit for all involved.

“In the Philippines, groups of fishing villagers are giving their discarded fishing nets a new lease of life. Previously, these nets would have ended up in the ocean and threatened the marine life on which their livelihoods depended. Now, together with global carpet-maker Interface and the Zoological Society of London (ZSL), the villagers in 27 communities in the island of Bohol are collecting these nets and sending them to Interface’s factories to be turned into brand new carpets.”

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