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$1.25M Kresge Investment In Chicago Startup Drives New Model For Midwest Climate Change Resilience

 Jan 2018

Press Release, Published January 11, 2018 – CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Fresh Coast Capital, a Midwest-based social enterprise, is filling a market gap by delivering investible green infrastructure projects to municipal governments with the help of new program related investment support from The Kresge Foundation. Rain gardens, bioswales ...

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Twitter and Facebook Face First-Ever Shareholder Resolutions Targeting Online Sexual Harassment, Hate Speech and Fake News

New York State Comptroller and Arjuna Capital File Shareholder Proposals Over Concerns That Weak Policies and Enforcement Threaten Long-Term Shareholder Value

 Jan 2018

New York State Comptroller and Arjuna Capital File Shareholder Proposals Over Concerns That Weak Policies and Enforcement Threaten Long-Term Shareholder Value                     

BOSTON & NEW YORK (January 11, 2018) – Arjuna Capital and the New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli announced today two groundbreaking shareholder resolutions ...

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Citi is First U.S. Bank to Respond to Shareholder Pressure to Close Gender Pay Gap

 Jan 2018

Citigroup Reaches Historic Agreement in Banking Sector to Disclose Wage Data and Adjust Employee Salaries in Company-wide Effort to Achieve Gender Pay Equity;

Arjuna Capital Withdraws Gender Pay Shareholder Resolution, after BofA, Wells Fargo, JP Morgan, Citi, MasterCard, and AmEx Rejection of Such Proposals in ...

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IIX Supports India-based ERC Eye Care in Securing US$1 Million Investment

 Jan 2018

SINGAPORE, 17 January, 2018 – ERC Eye Care (ERC), an impact enterprise that delivers accessible, affordable and inclusive eye care to low-income persons in Northeast India, has raised a US$1 million pre-Series A round. A consortium of five investors was brought together by Impact Investment ...

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Afrika: Rot-weiß-rote Chancen auf dem Wachstumskontinent

Afrika-Tag der Wirtschaftskammer ermöglicht Erste-Hand-Informationen über diesen attraktiven Zukunftskontinent - Anmeldungen bis 25. Jänner 2018

 Jan 2018

18.01.2018 - Afrika ist mit über 50 Ländern und einer Bevölkerung von über einer Milliarde Menschen riesig und ein Wachstumskontinent. Flächenmäßig ist Afrika weit größer als USA, China und Indien zusammen. Über fünf Prozent sollen 2018 die Volkswirtschaften von Äthiopien (7,5%), Ghana (6 ...

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African Development Bank, Nordic Development Fund, Global Environment Facility and Calvert Impact Capital partner in US $55-million investment into Off-Grid Energy Access Fund

 Jan 2018

04/01/2018 - On December 15, the African Development Bank’s Board approved a US $30-million investment in the Facility for Energy Inclusion Off-Grid Energy Access Fund (“FEI OGEF”). This follows the approval of additional investments of US $10 million from Calvert Impact Capital (CIC ...

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Restore the Earth Partners with Social Value International to Release First-of-Their-Kind Reports

Landscape Scale Restoration has the Power to Create a 36:1 Social Return on Investment

 Jan 2018

WASHINGTON, DC, January 4, 2018 – A newly released report forecasts a 36:1 Social Return on Investment (SROI) in landscape-scale restoration. Nonprofit Restore the Earth Foundation, in collaboration with Social Value International (SVI), today released two social impact reports based on eco-restoration projects in Louisiana ...

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Dassault Systèmes Announce s Global Entrepreneur Program to Accompany Startups, Entrepreneurs and Makers

 Jan 2018

• Startups, entrepreneurs, makers in any industry can accelerate breakthrough innovations and drive growth

• Tailored startup program tracks and qualified network of global professionals offer new levels of support

• Dassault Systèmes helps startups industrialize with 3DEXPERIENCE platform on the cloud, mentoring, online prototyping services

LAS VEGAS ...

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Wonderschool gets $2.1M to bring its early childhood programs to New York City

 Jan 2018

Posted Jan 8, 2018 by Catherine Shu (@catherineshu) - Wonderschool, a network of in-home daycare and preschools, plans to open 150 programs in New York City after raising $2.1 million in new funding. The capital comes from non-profit investment firm Omidyar Network, Be Curious Partners ...

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