Goldman’s investment furthers the vision of social impact bond participants who seek to develop a marketplace for financial investment into social programs.
Impact investing can meet the needs of society’s most disadvantaged, whether they are cocoa farmers in Sierra Leone or the hard-to-employ in New York.
A look at best practices between the US and China, and reflections from a recent Phoenix Global Impact trip.
From the Field Series: An ongoing report of the Philanthropy, Policy, and Technology Project, which explores the use of private resources for public good.
Real impact investing is not for the timid.
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A report on social innovation from England’s capital.
As global base of the pyramid urban evictions intensify, we need good quality, affordable housing that creates attractive profit opportunities.
Hybrid approaches present an opportunity to achieve both greater social impact as well as greater business benefits.
Advances in reducing poverty, environmental protection, and other global issues threaten the status quo—a report from Rio+20.
Corporate philanthropy is complicated and may have multiple objectives but Peter Karoff, Founder of The Philanthropic Initiative, argues its ultimate intention should be to do no harm.