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Big Pools, Bigger Splashes: How Corporate Social Responsibility Funds in India can Maximize Impact and Efficiency
Corporate social responsibility spending in India is characterized by hundreds of small to mid-sized spenders whose impact could be increased if theme-based funds which aggregate spending were introduced.
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The 2018 Global Off-Grid Solar Market Trends Report Released
Latest Off-Grid Solar Market Trends Report reveals USD 922 million has been raised since 2012, while an estimated 130 million products have been sold to date, reaching 360 million people with life-changing technology
Danish Prime Minister Hands Over UNLEASH to Singapore
UNLEASH is a global innovation lab, bringing together 1,000 carefully selected young talents from across the world, to collaborate on ideas and solutions for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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Privacy on the Line
A multidisciplinary team from Dalberg, Future of Finance Initiative at Dvara Research and CGAP asks how do ordinary citizens of India think and act on their privacy and data protection?
The Curious Case of Myanmar: Can the Country Leapfrog to Digital Financial Inclusion?
Less than a quarter of Myanmar's population currently have bank accounts, and only two ATMs exist per 100,000 adults in the country. But there's huge potential for the country leapfrog to digital financial inclusion, as Varad Pande and Nipun Jasuja explain in Next Billion.
Inyenyeri and Dalberg Form a New Partnership to Bring Clean Cookstoves to sub Saharan Africa
Inyenyeri, an organization devoted to bringing clean cookstoves to Rwanda, is working with Dalberg, a collection of impact-driven business, to improve access to clean cookstoves.
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Groundbreaking Study of The 25 Most Responsible Asset Allocators
Dalberg has developed a new ranking of the world’s most responsible sovereign wealth and government pension funds in partnership with Bretton Woods II program at New America, the Global Development Incubator and the Fletcher School at Tufts.
Mergers and Acquisitions: Is the Nonprofit Sector Ready?
India’s nonprofit sector is highly fragmented and characterised by a long tail of sub-scale organisations. Could mergers help to drive greater impact in the sector?
Development Impact Bonds to be Used to Prevent Blindness in Cameroon
The Cameroon Cataract Development Impact Loan is a new way of funding health care in low and middle income countries.
[Video] Raw Talks Interviews Yana Kakar
Dalberg Advisors' Global Managing Partner Yana Kakar discusses how to sustainably transform the latent value of mining, oil and gas into development with Raw Talks.