The Ecological Magement Foundation (EMF) works closely together with its business development spin off Micro Water Facility (MWF). Besides sharing the same core values, the two organisations share the same staff and work with the same partner organisations. The activities of Micro Water Facility have been assumed by Aidenvironment with effect from 2015.
Of its many partners EMF is closely affiliated with the Valley Foundation. The Valley Foundation co-finances small-scale water initiatives that promise to have a high impact in increasing access to water for the poor.
Partners are very important to EMF. Together we can make a difference. If you would like to join our network, we invite you to Get involved
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 »