Event: Scaling Up! - Inclusive Business in East Africa

Date: Wednesday, 3rd June, 2015 Time: 12:00 -18:00 pm Venue: Nairobi (TBC) Dear Global Compact Kenya Members, We are pleased to invite you to Scaling Up! – Inclusive Business in East Africa, an event co-hosted by the Business Call to Action (BCtA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Kenya, in collaboration with the Global Compact Network Kenya (GCNK). The event will take place on Wednesday, 3rd June 2015, 12:00 - 18:00 pm in Nairobi, Kenya. The exact venue of the event will be communicated to participants in due time. This interactive event will gather leaders from prominent Business Call to Action member companies in East Africa, as well as representatives from the Kenyan private sector including Global Compact Member companies, government, bilateral donors, civil society and the United Nations. The half-day event will offer an opportunity to showcase innovative work, engage in peer-to-peer knowledge exchange, network and establish linkages with other leaders in the field. During the second half of the event participants are welcomed to join either of two trainings: · 1) The Business Call to Action Impact Measurement Training for BCtA member companies and participants with existing inclusive business initiatives. This session will introduce the latest trends in impact measurement for capturing real-time operational performance and social impact of inclusive business initiatives; or · 2) The Africa Management Initiative (AMI) Identifying Impact Training for companies who have just started or are planning/interested to start an inclusive business initiative. The event will end with a networking cocktail. A more detailed agenda and signed invitation letter are attached. Kindly confirm your participation by filling in the attached registration form and emailing it to Judy Njino on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone (+254 (0) 721 442 404) before close of business on Tuesday, 27 May 2015. Kindly indicate which training you wish to take part in. Any questions regarding the logistics of the event can also be directed to the above contacts. Please note, there are no charges to participate. We look forward to seeing you there. Yours sincerely, Subathirai Sivakumaran Maria-Threase Keating Programme Manager Resident Representative, a.i. Business Call to Action UNDP United Nations Development Programme Kenya