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    Resources and research developed by ANDE.

The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) is a global network of over 200 organizations that propel entrepreneurship in emerging markets. ANDE members provide critical financial, educational, and business support services to small and growing businesses (SGBs) based on the conviction that SGBs will create jobs, stimulate long-term economic growth, and produce environmental and social benefits.

ANDE’s member organizations operate in over 150 countries. Collectively, members have supported over 300,000 SGBs. Since 2009, they have directly invested $1.8 billion in SGBs, and spent over $500 million on capacity development services.

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