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BEAM Exchange

Building effective & accessible markets

The BEAM Exchange aims to support development practitioners that work with business to fight poverty, transforming markets so they work better for poor people. Whether you're looking to design, implement or evaluate a project, our goal is to cut through the clutter and bring you straightforward advice on how to implement market systems approaches successfully.

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Matt Ripley  

Blog: In market systems, all you need is jobs?
For many, working out of poverty offers the best chance of an improved livelihood. Matt Ripley explains how a market systems approach to the world of work can stimulate more lasting and large-scale change.

systemic change webinar  

Featured resources on systemic change
The ultimate aim of working towards systemic change is to achieve sustainable poverty reduction at scale. But how is it achieved? Discover more on systemic change based on resources from our recent webinar and featured reading.


Adaptive Management case study and webinar
Managing programmes adaptively can improve their effectiveness as this case study shows. Join us at at our upcoming webinar where we will explore what adaptive management looks like in practice.


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