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This blog is where our community connects and communicates about the challenges and issues they face in practising Venture Philanthropy and Social Investment. The views expressed here are not EVPA's views.


October 28, 2021
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An impact-driven funding partnership for health innovation

Eleni Theodorou from We Share Ventures and Jessica Lee from Medicines Discovery Catapult explain how they are joining forces to drive medicines discovery through an impact driven funding model. This p...

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July 30, 2021
GENERAL

Social entrepreneurship and social investment in the Eastern Partnership: Insights from the Collaborate for Impact Regional Launch Event

From 9th to 11th June, EVPA jointly with the partner organisations of the “Collaborate for Impact” project, organised an online Regional Launch Event to explore how social entrepreneurship and social ...

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May 26, 2021
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Social investors are key for the EU’s resilience and recovery

By Bianca Polidoro, Senior Policy Manager at EVPAThe European Social Economy Summit is taking place on 26-27 May 2021 and aims to strengthen the social economy in Europe. In this respect, the role of ...

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April 14, 2021

Why and how to set up a corporate impact fund

Key takeaways from the EVPA member meet-up on 1 April 2021....

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March 10, 2021
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World’s first private equity impact fund for independent media is fully deployed and impacting on communities

Emerging Media Opportunity Fund (EMOF) I, the world’s first private equity impact fund for independent media, is fully deployed....

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September 24, 2020
COVID Alliance

Building The COVID-19 Response Alliance for Social Entrepreneurs

By Saskia Bruysten, EVPA Board member and Co-Founder & CEO of the Yunus Social Business...

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June 15, 2020

We dropped the ball on climate protection in 2008 – we can’t afford to do it again

Peter Heller the co-founder and executive director of the Canopus Foundation, and member of EVPA talks about how COVID-19 seems to have pushed climate accountability further from our grasp.This articl...

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March 03, 2020
Good Fashion Fund investment opportunity blog 2020

Investment opportunity: Good Fashion Fund

The Good Fashion Fund is a first-of-its-kind initiative to create systemic change in the textile & apparel industry by financing the implementation of highly impactful & disruptive production ...

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February 19, 2020

A time to act

Last year marked C&A Foundation’s fifth anniversary. While the foundation celebrated five years of working with courageous partners and beneficiaries, allies and changemakers to make fashion a for...

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