[Webinar] A look back at the trends in microfinance

[Webinar] A look back at the trends in microfinance

What trends emerged over the past 10 years? Is there a link between microfinance and the development of the impact investing sector? What are the latest figures of the microfinance industry?After two webinars on Microfinance in Europe and on Profitability in the...
[Youth We Can! Night] A Night Under the Label of Engagement

[Youth We Can! Night] A Night Under the Label of Engagement

On September 6th, the Youth We Can! initiative held its annual event as part of the 12th Convergences World Forum in Paris. Young people and adults gathered at the Grand Auditorium of the Palais Brongniart to discuss youth engagement for climate. A look back at this...
Climate taxes: France can learn from other countries

Climate taxes: France can learn from other countries

Although the increase in the carbon tax in France was not the main reason for the upsurge in energy prices in 2018, it was nevertheless this tax that catalysed broad discontent and gave rise to the yellow vest movement. After being “frozen” at its 2018 level by the...
Are investors up to the Sustainable Development Goals?

Are investors up to the Sustainable Development Goals?

According to the United Nations, USD 5,000 to 7,000 billion of global investments are required annually by 2030 to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including $ 4,500 billion in emerging countries and markets1. Official development assistance for the...