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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by Prianka Sharma – LGT Impact Fellow 2017 A 4 hour journey from Indore in the wee hours of the morning and we arrived in Pipal Tola – a village in our…
A field visit and the importance of the context A few months ago, I travelled to the district of Pali, Rajasthan, for my first field visit. It was an essential step from…
The 8th of March marks the opportunity for the public debate cycle on gender equality to reach its annual climax. Every year, the press will refer to a wide range of women-related…
ICats have unforgettable experiences during their capacity building Fellowship with LGT Venture Philanthropy, a leading impact investing organization. Enjoy their pictures – click on the pictures to see the full best of…
Alex and I have been quite busy lately at Educate Girls… Many exciting projects are taking shape, meaning that the work load is constantly increasing. A great opportunity for us to learn…
Quality, universal education is a fundamental right as well as a necessary component for achieving social and economic development in other spheres. U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon noted that the persistence…
Mumbai is on the surface a seething mass of people and vehicles crushed into an improbably small and hot space. The heat of everyone forcing their way through the crowds only makes…
- Journeying into the (Un)known
- A vegan in the Maasai Mara
- 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!
- On a mission to bring a solar fridge to market
- What Do Parents Want for Their Children’s Education?
- 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