Upcoming Knowledge Events

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Impact Transparency, GIIN’s Impact Performance Methodology, Tuesday 2 March, 1pm GMT

There are several ways in which investors can compare impact results from one investment to another. In this session, we will discuss the GIIN’s brand new methodology for comparing impact performance which is intended to pave the way for comparisons of impact results from one investment to another. 

To register, email jo.sloman@gsgii.org

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Past Knowledge Events

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Results-Based Financing Action Area: Social Finance US’s Development of a Career Impact Bond, Thursday 25 February, 2pm GMT

The first of a series of knowledge sharing series in 2021 as part of the Results-Based Financing Action Area, in collaboration with The Education Outcomes Fund (EOF). Each month, we will showcase an innovative results-based financing vehicle.

The Career Impact Bond (CIB) is an innovative results-based financing tool enabling the US to build back better. It creates career opportunities for people from overlooked communities by removing capital risk for those looking for career training, enabling students to train with no upfront costs. The Covid-19 pandemic has increased the need for tools tackling unemployment and skilling gaps; learn how the CIB could be a solution and consider how it could be adapted in different countries.

To register, email jo.sloman@gsgii.org

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Impact Transparency, UNDP Enterprise Standards, Wednesday 17 February, 1pm GMT

We’re excited to invite UNDP SDG Impact back to the NAB Dialogue series. The team has recently developed SDG Impact Standards for Enterprises: impact management standards to help enterprises contribute towards the SDGs. They are looking for feedback to maximise take-up of the standards. Come and have your say!

To register, email jo.sloman@gsgii.org

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Tying Funding to Results: A Primer in Results-Based Financing (RBF), Thursday 11 February at 2pm GMT

This session is a working group meeting open to the NABs. The GSG and the EOF will discuss the main findings of the research document ‘Tying Funding to Results: A Primer in Results-Based Financing (RBF)’. The group will also seek to introduce further knowledge sharing resources as well as discuss the objectives and next steps for the group.

To register, email jo.sloman@gsgii.org

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NAB Dialogue – NAB Financial Sustainability, 3 February, 1pm GMT

Join GSG’s Market Development Team at the next in our series on NAB financial sustainability.

These meetings are designed to support NABs developing their funding strategies by examining the strengths of different funding models and hearing from NABs who are using them. They are interactive discussions where you can share your NAB’s experience and gain insight and advice from other NABs.

To register, email jo.sloman@gsgii.org

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Accelerating Impact in Asia Pacific, 3rd December 2020

The GSG and UNESCAP launched their joint report Towards an Enabling Policy Environment for Impact Investment in Asia and the Pacific. Watch the launch event recording.