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Three Questions Compassionate Leaders Need To Ask

Compassionate leaders are courageous souls who often go against convention to inspire us all to be better and do better. As the founder of Investors Circle (now Social Venture Circle) and Slow Money, Woody Tasch has inspired qualified investors around the world to shift over $200M of capital toward companies with sustainability missions. Tasch’s newest project provides 0% loans

How Data-driven Strategies Can Improve Impact Investing Outcomes

Data science is making inroads into the world of impact investing, helping program designers and beneficiaries achieve closer alignment between their goals and strategies. While some are building on models from the business world to correlate different pieces of ecosystems to understand how impact flows, others are attempting to marshal next-generation digital technologies such as

U.N. agency seeks to marry ‘social good and profit making’

A United Nations body is offering $40,000 for the best designed affordable housing for low-income workers at an industrial zone in Cambodia's capital, as part of its strategy to encourage investment in sustainable development worldwide. The U.N. Development Programme's SDG Impact Finance (UNSIF) aims to create 3,000 units of housing in a Special Economic Zone