Industry Know-How


Reclaiming Social Entrepreneurship

 Daniela Papi Thornton
  Jul 2017

How can we make more effective social entrepreneurs? Daniela Papi Thornton thinks that we can do this by changing the way we teach social entrepreneurs how to build businesses, and change the way we think about creating social impact. Rather than approaching social impact and ...

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 Ruth Gripper, Anne Kazimirski, Anoushka Kenley, Rosie McLeod and Andrew Weston (NPC)
  Jun 2017

Measurement and evaluation is core to good impact practice. It helps us understand what works, how it works and how we can achieve more. The authors of the study researched the latest changes in theory and practice based on both new and older, renascent ideas ...

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Global Innovations In Measurement and Evaluation

Data: The Next Frontier for Impact Investing

A call for investors to share their data to expand the field’s understanding of the breadth and depth of activity.

 Jean Case (Stanford Social Innovation Review)
  Jun 2017

As Impact Investing takes off around the world, there is a growing need for transparency and data sharing. By increasing access to and accuracy of data, anyone interested in impact investing, whether its an organization or an investor, will get information on which enterprises are ...

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Data Article

T100: Insights from Impact Advisors and Consultants 2017

  Jun 2017

In this new report, 37 impact advisors and consultants from 12 countries, partnering with 38 of Toniic’s 100% Impact Network* members, open the door to their impact practices to demystify, inspire and activate both investors and the financial services industry. While today there are ...

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T100 Insights from Impact Advisors and Consultants 2017

Impact investing: making money and doing good

Österreichs Vorhaben, sich als globaler Standort von Impact Investing zu positionieren

 Susanne Lederer-Pabst & Alexandra Bolena
  Jun 2017

Die Autorinnen widmen sich dem Thema Impact Investing unf machen auf die Initiativen von GIIVX bzw. GIIF aufmerksam, die Österreich zu einem zentralen Zentrum für Impact Investing machen sollen.

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GIIVX Making Money and Doing Good

Social Entrepreneurship & Impact Investing Report

 Daniella Logue, Dr Gillian McAllister, Dr Jochen Schweitzer, UTS, innovationXchange, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Australia
  Jun 2017

This new report by UTS, explores how development can be created in more efficient and effective ways than traditional aid. They argue that social entrepreneurs who have enterprises that can generate social impact are much more effective than normal aid. The report looks at different ...

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UTS Business School ImpInv Report

Annual Impact Investor Survey 2017

 Abhilash Mudaliar, Hannah Schi, Rachel Bass, Hannah Dithrich (The Global Impact Investing Network)
  May 2017

The GIIN’s 2017 Annual Impact Investor Survey is based on an analysis of the activities of 209 of the world’s leading impact investing organizations, including fund managers, foundations, banks, development finance institutions, family offices, pension funds, and insurance companies. Survey respondents collectively manage ...

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GIIN Annual Impact Investor Survey 2017

Africa report on the Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063

Issue Paper

 United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)
  May 2017

The Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063 have been introduced to Africa, and since then, progress has been made to implement both structures into societal framework. This UN Economic and Social Council report talks about the goals and challenges these plans are attempting to address ...

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ECOSOC Article

Impact Investing

Mobilising capital to finance solutions for today’s challenges

 Ursula Oberhollenzer, MSc (GIIVX)
  Apr 2017

On April 27th, 2017, ICON Vienna took place and we were participating in this 13th conference with distinguished panel and guests. Our contribution: Impact Investing.

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