Entradas Etiquetadas ‘impact investment’

European Commission workshop on entrepreneurship, innovation and access to finance in the Middle East and Northern Africa. My material on microfinance after the Arab Spring

Last December, I participated in a Multi Country Workshop to spur entrepreneurship and inovation across the Middle East and and Northern Africa (MEDA). The event was organised by the European Commission through its TAIEX programme with the purpose of exchangin information, knowledge, tools and practices and improve the business environment as well as access to finance…

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Case Study on an Impact Investment in African Agriculture Released by the Global Impact Investing Network

Published today by the Global Impact Investing Network, Improving Livelihoods, Removing Barriers: Investing for Impact in Mtanga Farms details the activities and decisions of four impact investors from three continents– Calvert Foundation, Heirs Holdings, Lion’s Head Global Partners, and the Tony Elumelu Foundation – as they invest in a Tanzanian farm. Balancing diverse priorities for social impact and…

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