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UN Report Says Small-Scale Organic Farming Only Way to Feed the World

UN Report Says Small-Scale Organic Farming Only Way to Feed the World | Impact Investment | Scoop.it
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Even as the United States government continues to push for the use of more chemically-intensive and corporate-dominated farming methods such as...

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Smalll-scale organic farming seems the way to go.
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The 8 Smartest Cities In Latin America

The 8 Smartest Cities In Latin America | Impact Investment | Scoop.it
Which cities in the region are leading the way toward becoming urban centers of innovation and using technology and civic policy to create better...
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#LATAM on the rise! Great places to look for #socent opportunities. 

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Top 50 impact investment funds: trend in microfinance investing - microDINERO.

Top 50 impact investment funds: trend in microfinance investing - microDINERO. | Impact Investment | Scoop.it
Nearly one-third of the 50 impact investment fund managers selected for the annual publication choose to invest in microfinance worldwide.

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Caroline.van Til's curator insight, August 22, 2015 8:56 PM

Worldwide insight in to social impact investment

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Social entrepreneurs dare to change the world

Social entrepreneurs dare to change the world | Impact Investment | Scoop.it
Jeff Skoll and Sally Osberg say pioneers in social change are using lessons learned from business to tackle the world's biggest problems

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@azweynert's curator insight, September 15, 2013 8:47 AM

Great examples of social enterprise in action in this op/ed by the top duo at the Skoll Foundation

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CrowdMission: Equity-based crowdfunding platform for social and environmental businesses.

CrowdMission: Equity-based crowdfunding platform for social and environmental businesses. | Impact Investment | Scoop.it
World's first equity-based crowdfunding platform for social and environmental businesses. We believe social entrepreneurs and investors can make money AND make a difference.

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The next big thing? 'equity-based crowdfunding'!  #impinv #socent #bolivia

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How To Marry Meaning to Profit: Why Doing the Right Thing Matters

How To Marry Meaning to Profit: Why Doing the Right Thing Matters | Impact Investment | Scoop.it
Every day you vote with your dollars. Are you voting for the leaders who will shape the kind of future you want to live in?

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When Can Impact Investing Create Real Impact?

When Can Impact Investing Create Real Impact? | Impact Investment | Scoop.it
Paul Brest and Kelly Born recently published a fascinating article in Stanford Social Innovation Review called "When Can Impact Investing Create Real Impact?"   In additional to this article being ...
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The Consequences of Impact Investing on Philanthropy

The Consequences of Impact Investing on Philanthropy | Impact Investment | Scoop.it
Impact investors have two choices when it comes to influencing the philanthropic sector:convert their donations into investments or free philanthropists from inefficient burdens, helping them to focus on where their donations are needed most.
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