Proceeding from UN strategy the next 10 years were declared as the period for small farmers development. Major goals are reducing poverty and improving global food security. Small family farming, besides of poverty and food control, can also be a key to reaching some global goals: gender equality, good health and well-being, sustainable community growth, […]
With all the buzz of impact investing, there are surprisingly few resources to bring an asset owner along the full journey from intention to implementation for a mission-aligned portfolio. This session will introduce the strategic framework and actionable tools from the 180-page Impact Investing Handbook: An Implementation Guide for Practitioners. We will cover the WHY (theory of change) to the HOW (portfolio construction) to the SO WHAT (evaluation framework) to the NOW WHAT (implementation plan). This interactive session will help attendees apply the content to their own portfolios by completing practitioner exercises along this journey.
Karim Harji, Oxford Said Business School
Patrick Briaud, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
Alison Fort, Katapult Foundation
Urmi Sengupta, MacArthur Foundation
Shivani Garg Patel, Skoll Foundation
Justina Lai, Wetherby Asset Management