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Addressing Imbalance: Good Finance’s engagement programme

The Good Finance engagement programme, Addressing Imbalance, exists to connect with Black and Ethnic Minority led organisations to improve access to information, knowledge and resources about social investment. The Diversity and Inclusion blogs cover gender imbalance in social investment and social enterprise sectors, female leadership, the disproportionate effect of Covid-19 on ethnic minority communities, and stopping […]

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Sustainable Investment Festival 2021

International Investment’s parent company Incisive Media will host its inaugural Sustainable Investment Festival, from 22-25 June 2021 live online. There will be some fantastic thought-provoking presentations from renowned keynote speakers about shaping the future of sustainable investing,  the fast-changing regulatory environment, and  integrating ESG into business processes. Innovative breakout sessions will be specifically tailored to […]

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Changemaker Profiles: Colleen Ebbitt

Pursue Your Purpose, Make Your Mark.  Careers4Change has started this series of changemaker profiles to inspire and encourage those who are considering a career change to explore the options in the social impact sector and find their purpose.  We are keen to reinforce the message from social and impact investor leaders that impact entrepreneurs are […]

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Changemaker profiles: Chris Colwell

Pursue Your Purpose, Make Your Mark.  Careers4Change started this series of changemaker profiles to inspire and encourage those who are considering a career change to explore the options in the social impact sector and find their purpose.  We are keen to reinforce the message from social and impact investor leaders that impact entrepreneurs are at […]

Improving Gender Diversity: The State of Social Sector Recruitment

Women in the social sector should be celebrated for their achievements this year; from the WISE 100 women working in social enterprise and impact investing to those encouraging female entrepreneurship and playing vital roles in post-pandemic recovery. Gender lens investing is expected to continue its rapid growth, and from an economic perspective, it is becoming […]

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Changemaker Profiles: Naila Mir

Pursue Your Purpose, Make Your Mark.  Careers4Change has started this series of changemaker profiles to inspire and encourage those who are considering a career change to explore the options in the social impact sector and find their purpose.  We are keen to reinforce the message from social and impact investor leaders that impact entrepreneurs are […]

A reflection on 2020 & hope for 2021

According to the Deloitte survey on 2021 Global Human Capital Trends, it is now necessary to make “a fundamental mindset shift: from a focus on surviving to the pursuit of thriving.” From our learnings through this period, we must now build back better in 2021. Many are hoping that 1 January 2021 will be drastically different […]

Impact Investing Institute: First Year Anniversary

Impact Investing Institute are celebrating their first anniversary this week by hosting a virtual event– an interactive morning of engaging talks, panel discussions, special contributors and keynote presentations –on Thursday 26 November 2020 from 9am-1pm. UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance, Mark Carney, will begin the anniversary event with a keynote speech. Register […]

IMPACT: Reshaping Capitalism to Drive Real Change

IMPACT by Sir Ronald Cohen — a must read according to our Founder, Sheena Pentin. His new book introduces the theory of the Impact Revolution: the idea that impact must be brought to the heart of our economic system. The Impact Revolution has begun to create momentum, changing our economies and influencing decisions regarding consumption, […]

Impact Investing World Forum 2020

This virtual online conference will take place from the 23-24 November 2020.  The 25 speakers include the likes of: Eugenia Koh, Head of Sustainable Investing at Standard Chartered; Rodney Schwartz, Founder and CEO at ClearlySo; and Nigel Kershaw OBE, Chair of Big Issue Invest. The agenda includes discussions around: ‘Building Back Better: achieving a global […]