Partners for Water approves EMF application
Sujol, aiming to provide Arsenic free water to 30.000 villages in rural Bangladesh, has been rated as the best application in the Partners for Water Subsidy Scheme.
The project was officially launched by EMF founder Allerd Stikker at the opening bell ceremony at Amsterdam Stock Exchange on 15 December 2010.
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 »