Welcome to the LGT Impact Blog!
Our local teams and Fellows across five world regions post on social entrepreneurship, developments, trends, challenges and other relevant topics about the impact investing sector in developing and emerging countries.
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Your LGT Impact Team
By Mwansa K. Chalwe LGT Impact Fellow 2018 Commercial Planner at Copia Kenya When one mentions Kenya, the first thing that probably comes to mind is an Olympic or Marathon runner crossing…
Raliat Sunmonu, LGT Impact Fellow 2016 Senior Director, Africa Program Management at Accion The LGT Impact Fellowship offers experienced business professionals the opportunity to work full-time for one year with impactful organizations…
Since its inception in 2009, the LGT Impact Fellowship (called the iCats Program when it began) was created to help LGT Impact and LGT Venture Philanthropy’s portfolio companies bridge talent gaps in…
I am a passionate impact investor, however, in another life, I would be a wildlife tourism guide in the Maasai Mara private conservancies, because it matters!
by Heidi Foppa – LGT Impact Fellow 2018 I have just returned home after having spent the most incredible time in the unique Maasai Mara for my work assignment and first on-site…
by Svyatoslav Pashchenko – LGT Impact Fellow 2017 When I think of boarding school, the first image that comes is an elite preparatory school. It’s certainly not something I thought that lower…
- Aangan Trust
- Bridge International Academies
- CO2 Bambu
- Educate Girls
- Enseña Chile
- Fellows 2015
- Football World
- Grupo Ciudad Saludable
- iVAP SEA
- LGT Impact
- Med & Food for Kids
- Operation Asha
- Por Ti Familia
- Sabka Dentist
- Smallholder Farmer