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Inclusive Digital Future: SPTF and Smart Campaign’s Summit on Responsible Finance in Action

Nairobi, Kenya from June 25th to 27th Over the course of this three-day international forum – organized in partnership with MSC (Microsave Consulting) and ADA – SPTF and Smart Campaign will confront the most pressing financial inclusion question of the day: How do we promote inclusion and trust in digital financial services while fostering innovation…

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Progress in microfinance should inspire digital finance

Fintech, digital credit, pay-as-you-go … Nowdays, these new services are essential and hold great promise in transforming the sector of microfinance! By adopting digital finance new technologies, MFIs are getting closer to their customers and can reach more people. These innovations also help to better meet the needs of customers while reducing the cost toaccess financial…

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Webinar – introduction to SBS and SBS for due diligence, Thursday, March 28

Join us Thursday, March 28, for this 90 minute introductory virtual training on SBS and SBS Light for due diligence. Learn about Social Performance Management and why it is the perfect tool to make your social business be more performant and impactful. French – Thursday March 28 – 11am, Paris time English – Thursday March…

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CERISE’s 20th anniversary!

CERISE started off the new year with a flourish, celebrating our 20th anniversary!  CERISE’s 20th anniversary event on January 11th was a wonderful occasion to connect with our partners near and far, past and future! The day was rich in dialogue, dreams and ideas for the future of ethical finance. Ethical finance must be transparent, accountable,…

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7 dimensions that define a high impact social business

The Social Business Scorecard is a self-assessment tool created to help social businesses achieve their social mission. SBS was developed by CERISE and a working group comprised of organizations looking to define what it means to be a social business.Over the course of 3 years of iterative and collaborative discussions, the group decided on 7…

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