More than two dozen Agents of Impact responded to our call for ways to shift investor mindsets and behavior and drive systemic changes.
Featured: Agent of Impact Faheen Allibhoy, J.P. Morgan Development Finance Institution
Allibhoy starts her job Feb. 1 with the clock ticking. The global development community estimates an additional $2.5 trillion is needed each year in order to meet the SDGs by 2030.
The new venture is the sixth initiative to be spun off from Omidyar Network, the philanthropic investment firm founded by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar, as it sharpens its focus on two key areas: reimagining capitalism and beneficial technology.
In a guest post on ImpactAlpha, Convergence’s Adhiti Gupta makes the case that more funding to de-risk the design and structuring of blended-finance vehicles could accelerate the development of the market.
In a guest post on ImpactAlpha, Hewlett’s Marilyn Waite details the new partnership and makes the case that approach should be replicated by governments globally.
Featured: Climate Finance Partnership blends philanthropic, public and private capital for climate infrastructure in emerging markets
Lab-grown protein may be “the deepest, fastest, most consequential disruption in food and agricultural production since the first domestication of plants and animals,” says a report by RethinkX.