National forum on inclusive business in Cambodia

7 Aug 2019
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Open meeting

Inclusive Business Promotion in Cambodia and Proposed Inclusive Business Enabling Environment for Cambodia (IBeeC) Strategy

The First Inclusive Business Forum for Cambodia, organized by the Ministry of Industry and Handicraft, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Inclusive Business Action Network (iBAN), took place on 7 August 2019 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
The forum informed the preliminary results of the landscape study on inclusive business recently conducted in Cambodia and presented the proposed government strategy for the promotion of inclusive business. Panel discussions also addressed successful inclusive business models in Cambodia, policy support for inclusive business, and the promotion of investments in inclusive firms, especially through impact investment.
The forum was be attended by 100 participants, including high-level Government officials, executive managers from inclusive businesses, intermediary and international organizations, and other public and private stakeholders.

For more information, contact:
Vivian Marcelino S. Lima
Technology and Innovation Section
Trade, Investment and Innovation Division
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific