For announcement in Spanish, French, Arabic, Myanmar or Japanese click here. Inclusion [Social Ratings] also known as “ISR” announced today that it has completed its first three ISR Certifications in Client Protection of Microfinance Institutions, as part of its commitment to develop independent and global standards for the inclusive finance industry and to […]
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As part of I[SR]’s ongoing Environmental & Social Responsibility Initiative (ESRI), we continue our support of the Shosholoza Project, a Cape Town based social organization, founded as a community volunteer association whose purpose is to provide youth from the southern suburbs of Cape Town with football development and mentoring, with the aim of exposing them to […]
The fourth article “Addictions at the Workplace” in this series has just been published. It identifies behaviors linked to addictions and provides a helpful guide on how to conduct a prevention campaign. Written by our analyst Leandro Santori, who has a degree in psychology from the Universidad del Salvador. Leandro has been participating in activities organised by our Social […]
The last issue of our series How to Improve your SPIR is now also available in English. This article analyses and compares tools that are often used by microfinance institutions to measure and assess the poverty of its target population. To access this report, or any of the previous issues, click here.
On the 24th of June, 2020, the Chant d’Oiseau de Cotonou hosted a meeting of MFI heads in Benin to promote gender equality and environmental protection. According to Mr. Ignace C. DOVI, Director of the Professional Association of MFIs in Benin (Consortium Alafia), “there are still gender-related disparities in the microfinance sector in Benin and […]
We are happy to announce the launch of our Social Enterprise Rating (SER) designed to provide an in-depth analysis of Social Enterprises. We are committed towards building a more inclusive and sustainable world. This new rating product helps assess the social performance and impact of organizations that exist at the intersection of the traditional business, […]
The latest article in our series How to improve your SPIR analyses and compares tools that are often used by microfinance institutions to measure and assess the poverty of its target population. The purpose of the series is to promote responsible financial inclusion by providing financial institutions with tools and resources to assist them in […]