Commitment to Action

Unlocking the Power of Investment to Achieve Impact

Commitment by

Global Impact Investing Network

In 2009, the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) committed to develop infrastructure, activities, education, and research to increase the scale and effectiveness of impact investing. Impact investing is for-profit investment that produces social or environmental benefit. To achieve this goal, the GIIN will develop the Investors' Council, a membership organization to provide thought leadership for this emerging industry.

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Commitment

Unlocking the Power of Investment to Achieve Impact

Launched

2009

Est. Duration

4 Years

Estimated Total Value

$950,000

Region

Africa

Countries

Global

Commitment by

Global Impact Investing Network

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Calvert Foundation, JPMorgan Chase & Co., The Rockefeller Foundation, Omidyar Network, Citi Foundation, Acumen, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Capricorn Management LLC, Shorebank Corporation, Gray Ghost Ventures, Armonia LLC, Wolfensohn & Co. LLC, Prudential Plc, Equilibrium Capital Group, LLC, Natural Capital Investment Fund, Deutsche Bank AG, TransCentury, Triodos Bank, Lundin for Africa Foundation, The Annie E. Casey Foundation