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A story on social indicators with interviews of Lord Mark Malloch Brown and Vineet Rai : Media News from 9th Sankalp Global Summit

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Does development matter if Gujarat lags behind in health, welfare and education. Speaking about that in a conference on social entrepreneurship in Mumbai, Lord Mark Malloch-Brown, chairman of the Business and Sustainable Development Commission, a London-based global initiative to encourage entrepreneurs identify areas of sustainable development in regions that need them the most, said that the opportunity for such initiatives is $12 trillion (Rs 774 lakh crore), one-third of which is in India.

Vineet Rai, founder, Aavishkaar and the Intellecap Group, which organised the event, said that it is crucial to look at small companies, because that is where the growth is going to come from. A decade down that line, many big companies will doubtless be challenged by the business environment, and some of them will not be able to survive that challenge.

Publication date: 
Monday, December 11, 2017
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