The Harvard Business School, in partnership with the Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GSG) and the Impact Management Project (IMP), has launched the Impact-Weigthed Accounts Initiative (IWAI) with the mission to “drive the creation of financial accounts that reflect a company’s financial, social, and environmental performance”. Impact-Weighted Accounts are financial statements where line items […]
Some of the most innovative companies and their corporate social investors are demonstrating a new, collective approach to impact – one that might herald a significant shift in how big firms use their wealth, expertise and influence to “do good” for society and the planet, according to new research from EVPA. Read the full […]
Over 150 corporate foundations and social investors from 17 countries gathered at the 1st European Corporate Philanthropy and Social Investing Summit to explore strategic alignment between corporate social investors and the related companies. The C Summit, the first European Corporate Philanthropy and Social Investing Summit, gathered corporate foundations and social investors interested to find out […]
We know the statistics: if we want to reach the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we still have a funding gap of a $ 2.5 trillion yearly. We urgently need to find resources to invest in the SDGs, and ways to scale the impact. Multi-stakeholder partnerships can create synergies and unlock further financial and nonfinancial resources […]
Erik Fyrwald, CEO of Syngeta, has shared some of his thoughts on strategic alignment and the role of a corporate foundation in influencing its related company to maximise social impact. Watch these videos beblow to see what he has to say! How does Syngenta align with the Syngenta Foundation? Should a corporate foundation […]
The first edition of the C Summit is already SOLD OUT! We are excited to see such interest in this event, and that so many participants from across Europe and beyond are joining us to build the European corporate philanthropy and social investing community and to discuss the topic of strategic alignment together.