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What Do Impact Investing Advisory Boards Do?

3 dk. 6 May 2022 Uncategorized

Today, when the world is facing countless problems, from the climate crisis to social injustice, from hunger and thirst to gender inequality, the need to create posit…

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Positive Discrimination: Why is it not Discrimination?

5 dk. 26 April 2022 Impact Investing, Impact Investing, Impact Investing, Impact Investing, Impact Investing, Impact Investing

The United Nations has 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aiming to achieve by 2030. The fifth one is SDG 5: Gender Equality. However, with the regression caused …

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Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics: Sustainable or Not?

6 dk. 5 March 2022 Uncategorized

This January, the Beijing 2022 Organising Committee published its pre-game sustainability report. The report details the steps taken to…

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The Role of the Individual Against Climate Change

5 dk. 22 January 2022 Uncategorized

What can you do in the process of mitigating and adapting to climate change? Although this question is often asked in the academic context over two different approache…

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How to measure Impact: The Changing Status of Women with Microcredit

18 dk. 28 October 2021 Interview, Interview

The Turkish Grameen Microfinance Program (TGMP), which has provided more than 1 billion 200 million TL microcredit to more than 200,000 women in total since it was fou…

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How to measure Impact: Women Farmers Loan

12 dk. 14 June 2021 Uncategorized

As Etkiyap, we attach importance to the impact of the Women Farmers Loan project, realized in cooperation with Tekfen Foundation and TİSVA, which has been measured, m…

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Gen Y and Z in Impact Investing

4 dk. 1 May 2021 Uncategorized

My willingness to work in the financial sector and having a life in line with development goals, driving public good have led me to the Masters program at Bocconi Univer…

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Social Entrepreneurs are Driving the Change in this New World Economy

4 dk. 15 December 2020 Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog

The world is facing an unprecedented rate of change where opportunities are often clouded by its more obvious vulnerabilities. The current pandemic proves how fragi…

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It's Time for Big Finance to Fully Commit to Impact Investing. Here's How.

4 dk. 4 November 2020 Uncategorized

How do we make impact investing mainstream while preserving its essence – that is to generate intentional social and environmental impact as well as financial gain? A…

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Sounding Good or Doing Good? A Skeptical Look at ESG: The View by Prof. Damodaran

3 dk. 27 October 2020 Uncategorized

As many hop onto the trend of ESG investing, contrarian views have appeared more recently. Professor Aswath Damodaran’s perspective on ESG in his article: ‘So…

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