Sankalp Summits

Impact Investing 2.0 – A journey from movement to mainstream?

by Stefanie Bauer

Impact Investing is at a critical moment in its short history – increased capital flows, positive returns, and an increased interest from traditional investors are blurring boundaries between what is mainstream and what is impact investing. Kevin Jones, Founder and Convener of Social Capital Markets (SOCAP), and Vineet Rai, Founder of one of the oldest […]

Sep 2, 2015

6 Reasons for Social Entrepreneurs to be at Global Sankalp Summit 2015

by Meenakshi Kishore

Sankalp Forum has always been a platform for innovation, inspiration and enterprise-led development. Each year, 200+ social entrepreneurs gather at Sankalp Summit to showcase their work, meet investors and network with a global audience! This year, the 7th Edition of the Global Sankalp Summit has expanded, tied-up with strategic partners and designed innovative and exciting […]

Mar 25, 2015

Empowerment can’t happen by accident: Women’s Day tweetchat

by Charisma Murari

Ahead of International Women’s Day 2015, we set about to spotlight disparities – both obvious ones and those less so – that hold women back at the workplace.  Through a very passionate and engaged tweetchat, we got a wide range of opinions and some hard facts on how impact investors can help women entrepreneurs. The opinions […]

Mar 6, 2015

Unlikely collaborations to solve India’s sanitation problems

by Charisma Murari

Perhaps no one understands the significance of World Toilet Day like India’s 597 million people who have to defecate in the open. And there is perhaps no time like right now to ‘celebrate’ this Day in the country where the new government’s efforts to crack this problem on mission mode have generated a lot of […]

Nov 19, 2014

Seen & Heard at Sankalp Unconvention Summit 2014

by Charisma Murari

The sixth edition of Sankalp Forum’s annual global Summit saw over 1,000 people from all over the world. Power-packed keynotes by Dr Aravind of Aravind Eye Care, Sir Ronald Cohen of the G8 Social Impact Investment Taskforce and Dr Devi Shetty of Narayana Health led the way for the three day Summit from Apr 9-11, 2014. Apart from these, the Summit saw

Apr 14, 2014

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