The Ecological Management Foundation (EMF) finances incubating and innovative projects and works closely together with the Land and Water Team within Aidenvironment.
The following selection of projects initiated by EMF since 1990 offers an idea of the range of our activities:
Social impact investing is on the rim to become main streamed, this will take another 3-5 years, but the trend is clear: more and more high net worth individuals prefer to invest instead of donate, taking a more business wise approach. Investing in Micro Finance Institutions (MFI) is a clear example impact investing pays off, from a financial point of view. However the social and environmental impact of commercial operating MFIs' is not a given fact of their business. Most of these institutes realize they have to improve, so why don't MFIs' invest in water and sanitation?More »