Social impact investing provides finance to organizations addressing social and/or environmental needs, with expectations of measurable social and financial returns.
Reports-Published dateThursday, February 2, 2017 - 05:00
Social Impact Investment: Increasing Private Sector Investment to address Economic, Social, and Environmental Challenges
Private investors and philanthropic agencies are increasingly investing in firms and social enterprises that provide socially valued goods and services.
Latin America is one of the most violent regions in the world when ranked in terms of homicides per capita. With an average of 15.5 homicides for every 100,000 inhabitants, the region's homicide rate is more than double the global average.