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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

Social Performance & Impact Ratings analyze how effective an organization is at translating its mission into practice. It encompasses the organization's objectives, systems, services, human resources and results, as well as its use of performance indicators.


Financial Ratings


Client Protection


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

Latest news

Inclusion [Social Ratings] is proud to announce its accreditation as Certification Body by the Smart Campaign

This four-year accreditation is a formal recognition of our competence, performance capability and commitment in the promotion of client protection practices in the microfinance industry and we are very happy to provide this new service to Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) interested in endorsing the Client Protection Principles through an Assessment or Certification. The Smart Campaign Client […]


New workspace in Barcelona

          The headquarters of Inclusion [Social Ratings] in Barcelona have just moved to a new workspace. Since April we are part of the  Cloud Coworking, a workspace that brings together more than 300 entrepreneurs. The location of the space is very inspiring and we are looking forward to welcoming our partners […]


Life stories

Here you can read in Spanish a new published story about the impact that financial inclusion and access to micro-credits have on people. In this article, El País Newspaper tells the story of Jessica Hernández, a 28 year old Colombian woman, who discovered microcredits during an entrepreneurship workshop. The access to a small amount of […]


Meeting our colleagues from Lendwithcare and its MFI partners

Lendwithcare (LwC), Care International UK‘s microfinance lending platform initiative for entrepreneurs, and Inclusion [Social Ratings] began their collaboration in 2017 to promote the strengthening of Social Performance Management practices of LwC‘s MFI partners. This collaboration has led to the development of a social performance program, which includes the execution of a Social Performance and Impact […]