Featured Resources

The Impact Programme – Annual Report 2013

This report provides a summary of the findings... Read More

The Impact Programme – Market Baseline Study: Impact investment in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia in 2013

The baseline study assesses and records the... Read More


News

  • DFID supports the development of the B Analytics for measuring what matters in impact investment

    The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) has teamed up with B Lab, a US-based not-for-profit company, to support the development of B Analytics – a customisable platform Read More

  • Job opportunities at the GIIN: East Africa and West Africa Liaisons (contract positions)

    After a successful start to the Global Impact Investing Network’s (GIIN) global liaison program in Europe, soon to be followed by South Asia, they are looking to hire Read More

Partners

The Department for International Development (DFID) leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty. We’re ending the need for aid by creating jobs, unlocking the potential of girls and women and helping to save lives when humanitarian emergencies hit.

CDC Group, the UK's development finance institution, manages the DFID Impact Fund, a Fund of Funds. It will make investments of up to £75 million over 13 years. CDC aims to provide finance to more than 100 enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia via impact investment intermediaries and catalyse additional private capital.

The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) is a non-profit organisation dedicated to increasing the scale and effectiveness of impact investing. The GIIN builds critical infrastructure and supports activities, education, and research that help accelerate the development of a coherent impact investing industry.

PwC acts as the Programme Coordination Unit for the Impact Programme, working alongside CDC and the GIIN. PwC's role includes the overall programme coordination and communication, the management of a technical assistance fund, and the implementation of a monitoring and evaluation framework.