In this course, wealth managers, consultants, funders, lawyers and other financial intermediaries will gain an understanding of the rapidly emerging field of impact investing and its ecosystem globally, with a specific focus on Africa
Bertha Centre for Social Innovation is offering a new short course that François Bonnici and Cynthia Schweer Rayner are convening at the UCT Graduate School of Business, Bertha Centre for Social Innovation, this coming October (17-21 October in Cape Town). We are thrilled to offer this course, which is the culmination of a year of research with the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship and the Motsepe Foundation on how social entrepreneurs can move beyond service delivery to shift social systems holistically and sustainably.
The City of Joburg is calling on all Soweto-based entrepreneurs to enter its new competition and receive cash prizes to be invested into their business and business support.
A Private Public Dialogue on Impact Investment, overseen by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will take place during this year’s Africa Finance & Investment Forum 2015 (AFIF 2015), held in Cape Town, South Africa from 24-26 November.
Corporate governance in the “Third Sector” is a priority area to be developed in South Africa. This one day programme is aimed at equipping owners and directors of not for profit companies an overview of governance and how it relates to their environment.
GreaterCapital attended the launch of the Fiduciary Duty in the 21st century report compiled by the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), UNEP Finance Initiative and Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System, and the United Nations Global Compact.
The Centre for Learning, Evaluation. Assessment and Results (CLEAR) in partnership with E.T Jackson Associates, the Rockefeller Foundation and the Wits School of Governance facilitated a workshop on the Evaluation of Impact Investing from October 26th – 27th, 2015.