We have collated some useful resources on last mile distribution, from the Global Distributors Collective and beyond.

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Latest article: SolarAid and ElleSolaire announce new partnership

After several years of informal collaboration, SolarAid and ElleSolaire have officially partnered to deliver access to clean energy in Senegal's rural communities through women entrepreneurs.

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Tapping the Untapped Potential of Last Mile Distributors

This article explains why the GDC seeks to make last mile distribution the first priority: because distributors are at the front line of the fight to ensure no-one gets left behind, but have historically been neglected and have not been able to reach their full potential.

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Webinar: Support Required for Local Off-grid Small and Medium Enterprises

Learn about the most exciting new solutions to support last mile distribution companies, including collective approaches through the GDC, new financing mechanisms from SIMA Funds and tailored investment readiness support from VentureBuilder in this webinar ‘Support Required for Local Off-Grid Small and Medium Enterprises’ hosted by UN Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network.

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The GDC's Call to Action report - December 2017

This report is based on extensive research with distributors, investors, donors and governments, and highlights the challenges and opportunities in the last mile distribution sector including the opportunity to achieve impact through collective solutions.



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Latest blog: innovations in last mile distribution

Learn about key innovations in the last mile distribution sector that emerged from the GDC ecosystem event at the Skoll World Forum in 2018, hosted by Practical Action, BoP Innovation Center and Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship. 

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