expanding our reach through the private sector

There are more than 100,000 internet café small businesses in Brazil. Almost half of all Brazilians that access the Internet do so through these “LAN Houses.” A large portion of these businesses however, are illegal, have a short life-span and are unhealthy environments for young people because of uncontrolled access to pornography and violent video games. CDI LAN is a new division of CDI that affiliates legal LAN House that sign a code of ethical conduct thereby agreeing to be triple bottom-line businesses at the Base of the Pyramid (BOP).