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Inclusion [Social Ratings] is the world’s first global social rating agency.

We deliver independent social performance & impact ratings to socially minded private and public sector organisations to help them enhance their social impact and improve their financial performance. Our transparent, user-friendly and easily shareable social performance metrics also assist potential investors in their strategic investment decisions and help attract social investment funding for social enterprises.

Our Services

Social Performance & Impact Ratings (SPIR)

Financial Ratings


Client Protection

Environment, Social & Governance (ESG)

Inclusion's social impact rating service has been instrumental to help us refine our business approach more effectively. The Inclusion team did a perfect job - they are dynamic and extremely competent.

Faustin Kanlinsou

Executive Director, COMUBA MFI, Benin

Thanks to Inclusion's social impact rating, we were able to identify our strengths and weaknesses in our social performance as well as in our business approach. It also allowed us to improve our relationship with our customers. 

Seynabou Mbaye Sow

Director, MEC LE SINE, Senegal

Inclusion’s social impact rating service has been very useful for us, helping us identify what to further improve for the benefits of our organization, staff, clients, stakeholders and communities.

Meas Thon


Latest news

COAC Santa Anita obtains its first Social Performance and Impact Rating

The Cooperativa de Ahorro y Crédito Santa Anita Ltda. (COAC Santa Anita), founded in 2001 with the objective of supporting the development of the indigenous farming sectors of northern Ecuador, has obtained an SPIR rating of SP4 +. Santiago Arnaudin, Director of Social Ratings of I[SR] said: “Santa Anita COAC demonstrates a clear orientation towards […]


Second-largest MFI in Myanmar gets rated

Sathapana Limited, a deposit-taking MFI based in Myanmar, obtained an SP3 rating, which suggests that its processes and infrastructure are consistent with a good likelihood of acting in the best interest of its clients and that it is amongst its highest priorities. The SPIR Rating Report highlights that Sathapana’s written policies reveal the MFI’s support […]


Tools for improving you Social Performance and Impact

We are happy to present our second issue of the series on tools for improving your social performance and impact, written by our regulatory advisor and representative for Latin America, Micaela Pierolivo. The articles are aimed to provide overviews of policies to enhance companies’ practices in terms of social performance topics such as environmental management tools, effective […]


SPIR Announcement: COAC Santa Anita

Inclusion [Social Ratings] released a newly assigned Social Performance & Impact Rating (SPIR) today on the Cooperativa de Ahorro y Crédito Santa Anita (COAC Santa Anita), based in Cotacachi, Ecuador. COAC Santa Anita’s Social Mission says “We are a Popular and Solidarity Savings and Credit Cooperative that offers quality financial products and services, aimed at the rural […]