The Sustainability Challenge of Tennis Balls

27 January 2023 Blog

6   While following the Australian Open currently underway in Melbourne, one of the four major tournaments of the tennis world, have you ever thought about the fat…

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Initiative for Islamic Banks Intermediating Beyond Profits: Value- Based Intermediation

14 October 2022 Finans, Impact Investing

5 Islamic banking industry in Malaysia is pioneering the sustainability agenda through Value-Based Intermediation (VBI). The concept was generated by the theme of A…

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Impact Investing to Clean the Ocean: Blue Bonds

10 August 2022 Blog, Impact Investing

5 In recent years, many scientists have been trying to find the answer to where the 8 million tonnes of plastic waste dumped into the ocean every year goes. The general ass…

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What Do Impact Investing Advisory Boards Do?

6 May 2022 Blog, Impact Investing

4 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?

26 April 2022 Blog, Impact Investing

5 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?

26 February 2022 Blog, Impact Investing

6 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

22 January 2022 Impact Investing

5 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

28 October 2021 Impact Investing, Interview

17 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

14 June 2021 Interview

11 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

1 May 2021 Impact Investing

4 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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