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On the 23rd of June 2022, the Impact Principles Advisory Board Members met to discuss, among others, next steps for Signatory engagement on regulations and reporting requirements. Specific next steps included drafting letters to regulators and arranging meetings with data providers. The meeting also covered important updates from the Secretariat’s Regional Committees (i.e., Africa and Middle East, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Asia and Australia Committees).
This week marked the third Anniversary of the Impact Principles since their launch in April 2019 bringing together DFIs, asset managers, and asset owners on a robust framework to foster greater discipline, transparency, and accountability in impact investing. As the Impact Principles continue to grow as a global standard among impact investors and their evolving regulatory environments, we thank the 158 Signatories and our partners for their enthusiastic support and collaboration to grow and strengthen the impact market.
December 13, 2021
The report from G7 Impact Task Force Workstream A with contributions from several Signatories to the Impact Principles underscores how greater transparency on impact, harmonised disclosure standards and better data for decision-making are the foundational elements needed to catalyse private capital at scale.
CDC Group, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) joined forces under the framework of the 2X Climate Finance Task Force to present their new toolkit, the Gender-Smart Climate Finance Guide.