Category: Impact Investing

Impact Investing and Reporting on SDG Outcomes

Back to EMW 2020: a panel session moderated by CERISE   The Special Online Edition of the European Microfinance Week 2020 successfully gathered 500+ participants from all over the world, bringing ideas and discussions to a large international audience. CERISE took part in several meetings, including the e-MFP Investors Action Group on November 18 (learn…

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IDIA and the Operating Principles for Impact Management

Preparing your OPIM Disclosure Statement? Engaging in strategic thinking around your impact thesis or theory of change? Try IDIA.   CERISE-IDIA is a social strategy assessment tool designed to help impact investors meet the challenge of turning intention into impact. IDIA is easy-to-use and free. As a stand-alone assessment, IDIA can help investors align their…

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After The European Microfinance Week 2020

Discussion summary after the meeting of CERISE LabODD & e-MFP Investors Action Group Members   On November 18th, the Online European Microfinance Week 2020 was launched. At the opening sessions, e-MFP’s Investor Action Group and CERISE LabODD members met to discuss social performance measurement within microfinance institutions. The meeting was organised jointly with SPTF’s Social…

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Make the SDGs a roadmap for impact!

Thanks to co-financing from the AFD’s CSO Initiatives Mechanism, CERISE and its partners are coming together in a LabODD to work on measuring results with impact organizations.   This project is a concrete and operational proposal to current social and environmental emergencies. It aims to equip and support microfinance institutions, social enterprises and impact investors,…

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Incofin launches partnership with CERISE & M-CRIL to help investees measure social outcomes

A multi-year partnership that will support investees of Incofin’s agRIF Fund to rigorously track their impact among target clientele by collecting key information and using pragmatic “impact dashboards.”

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