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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

Thrive Microfinance (Private) Ltd improves its social performance

Thrive Microfinance (Private) Ltd (THRIVE), a microfinance service provider based in Harare, Zimbabwe, has achieved an SPIR2 rating, which represents an improvement over its previous rating of SPIR2- obtained in 2017. The systematic implementation of a tool to measure the poverty level of its clients, together with a policy of communication of results and measures […]


Tools for improving your Social Performance & Impact IV

The fourth issue of our series on improving your social performance and impact is out now and focuses on good practices for the resolution of complaints. To access this or any of the other articles in the series click here.


FSACCI Coffee Table

On June 25th, the French South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FSACCI) organised a FSACCI Coffee Table at their offices in Johannesburg, on “Shared Value and Social Performance Management”. Richard O. Wilson (CEO of Inclusion [Social Ratings]) introduced the participants to Shared Value and how companies’ social impact is not only a cost for them […]


 Ship2B’s DemoDay

On June 20th, Inclusion [SR]’s team in Barcelona attended the Ship2B’s DemoDay and got to know about twelve social and environmental impact start-ups that provide solutions to some of the most social and environmental pressing needs such as harassment on the internet, violence in sports, access to finance, improvement of health, or solving the access to housing […]