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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

Tools for improving your Social Performance & Impact

The third issue of our series on improving your social performance and impact is out now. The series is aimed at providing overviews of policies to enhance social performance practices in your organization and covers topics such as environmental management tools, effective design of social mission statements and tools for collecting social data, among others. This third […]


Business with purpose and the rise of the fourth sector

The Ibero-American General Secretariat and the IE Center for the Governance of Change have released an interesting study “Business with purpose and the rise of the fourth sector in Ibero-America” which analyzes the rise of the fourth sector and the current state of business with purpose in seven Ibero-American countries. It takes down the myth that businesses […]


Impact Investment on the radio

María Ángeles León, co-founder of Open Value Foundation and Global Social Impact Fund, talks about impact investment, microfinance and social entrepreneurs on esRadio. To listen to the program, aired on 28.04.2019, in Spanish click here.


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 […]