• Jacinda Ardern at Skoll 2024: ‘Hope dies when we lose our sense of expectation’

    The former New Zealand president shares her advice on leadership and creating positive change with the audience at the 21st Skoll World Forum, alongside climate justice campaigner Mary Robinson and Brazilian indigenous leader Sonia Guajajara.

  • UK social enterprise ‘top 100’ 2024 edition opens for nominations

    Pioneers Post and NatWest are seeking out the brightest and best applicants for this year's NatWest SE100 Social Business Awards. Don't miss your chance to be counted among the UK's top social enterprises this year.

  • Social Enterprise Mark closes due to ‘difficult operating environment’

    Liquidation of social enterprise accreditation and standards body announced by founder and managing director Lucy Findlay.

  • South Africa’s SAB Foundation: Why 90% of its investees are still in business five years later

    INVESTOR IN FOCUS: Africa’s award-winning catalytic investor SAB Foundation has an impressive record in sustaining early-stage impact businesses, viewed as too risky by many. The secret lies in how it supports entrepreneurs.

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The Impact World this Week: 14 March 2024

Your quick guide to the most interesting news snippets about social enterprise, impact investment and mission-driven business around the world. This week: Primark wins sustainability prize and does the UK need a mission-led economy minister?