Millennium Alliance (MA)

The Millennium Alliance offers networking opportunities, business incubation services and other forms of technical assistance beyond funding.

Millennium Alliance (MA)

The Millennium Alliance (MA) is an inclusive platform bringing together social impact funds, venture capitalists, corporate foundations, angel investors, donors, and others to discover, support, and scale innovative solutions to development challenges that affect base of the pyramid populations in India and around the world. Through sub-awards and other support, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) will provide social innovators with essential resources such as seed/grant funding, business incubation services, networking opportunities, technical assistance, and will facilitate their access to equity, debt, and other capital. The Alliance will consider supporting innovations from all development sectors, but USAID's focus sectors are on early grade reading, maternal and child health, family planning and reproductive health, food security/agriculture clean energy, and water.

Partners

  • Department for International Development (DFID)

    Funding Agencies
    United Kingdom | Staff size: 1001-5000

    The Department for International Development (DFID) leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty. DFID is tackling the global challenges of time including poverty and disease, mass...

  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

    Funding Agencies
    United States | Staff size: Unknown

    USAID is the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and enable resilient, democratic societies to realize their potential.

    U.S. foreign assistance has...

  • Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)

    Implementing NGO, Association, Service Providers
    India | Staff size: Unknown

    Established in 1927, FICCI is the largest and oldest apex business organisation in India. Its history is closely interwoven with India’s struggle for independence, its industrialization,...

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Key Information

LocationIndia
StatusActive
  • Start Date 2012
  • End Date 2017
  • ValueUSD 62.7 Million
    Sectors