B4IG publishes 13 indicators to analyse and measure the social challenges of the Just Transition
During the COP26 in November 2021, B4IG adopted a statement on the central role that businesses have to play in ensuring the social challenges of the ecological transition are met, by
The B4IG Coalition elects Ilham Kadri, as its New Co-Chair to direct the next phase of the coalition
We are excited to share that the B4IG Board Members elected Ilham Kadri, CEO and President of the Executive Committee of Solvay as the new Co-Chair of B4IG. Her new
Each Chairperson or CEO of B4IG member companies has signed The Pledge, which covers the key areas of Inclusive Growth: advancing human rights in direct operations and supply chains; building inclusive workplaces; strengthening inclusion in company value chains & ecosystems; and developing adapted tools to measure and value the impact of inclusive business.
The Working Groups
Together with experts from the OECD as well as partners and academics, representatives from B4IG member companies work to implement The Pledge and turn collaboration into concrete business actions for inclusive growth. As knowledge is created and shared, Working Groups are leading to new projects, tools and commitments to trigger systemic change and monitor progress in the three areas of The Pledge.
The Financing Forum
B4IG’s IGFF leverages public-private collaborations and foster partnerships that will direct funds toward initiatives which both deliver social impact and transform businesses. It provides a bridge to connect investors, corporates, social businesses, governments, foundations; a platform to promote innovation and develop inclusive growth ecosystems; and a framework to foster public-private partnerships and de-risk investments. Acting as an Inclusive Growth Aggregator, the IGFF will pilot financing partnerships and new investment vehicles on chosen themes and programs
The Incubator explores specific local solutions that can be more broadly applied across geographies and economic sectors. It accompanies viable projects developed and implemented by the member companies as they test, accelerate and scale novel approaches to inclusive growth. In 2020, the Incubator selected the first cohort of 12 projects from diverse industries all over the world.
In partnership with