By Morgan Simon, Pi Investments and Transform Finance The concept of impact investment that has the explicit purpose of supporting economic and community development is receiving a growing amount of [...]
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is seen as a smart way to conduct business, making corporate entities into socially responsible citizens, visibl ...
Pax World launched the first socially responsible mutual fund in the U.S. in 1971. Since then, both the investment management company and the entire ...
At the ongoing World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, the World Bank chief, Jim Yong Kim has called for creating a $50 billion green market by 2015. [...]
In recent years the financial sector increasingly has been viewed as a major cause of social, environmental and economic problems; the industry is widely perceived to be prospering at the [...]
There is a growing economic value to sustainable investing: it has grown by over 22 percent in the last two years to $3.74 trillion in total managed assets, according to [...]
Two years ago, I wrote about the signing of theÂ Nigerian Sustainable Banking Principles, an agreement signed by 34 banks, including the original eight, that covered nine areas of focus:Â environmental and [...]
According to the Moroccan Center for Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship is â€œto find innovative entrepreneurial solutions that meet social needs of a community in order to create [...]
Editor’s note: This post was written by Ashoka Associate Neerali Patel and was originally posted onÂ Canada. It was through this trip that he â€œNew York Times interview, Yunus states that [...]