The Israeli Ministry of Education, Municipality of Rahat and Social Finance Israel (SFI) announced today the launch of a Social Impact Bond [SIB] to increase the number of students graduating with advanced math in Rahat.
When you are literally paid for success, it drives program quality. If you’re measuring wage gains, which is possible, your program design will result in people getting better jobs and increased wages.
The U.S. Department of the Treasury has made $76 million available for projects that give state or local governments a free trial of promising programs in key social services areas, including child welfare and juvenile justice.
The Veterans CARE project is putting veterans with PTSD on the path to finding and retaining successful job opportunities in the northeastern US – underlining how the public, private and social sectors can come together to drive positive investment.
The man who has become known as “the father of impact investing” has called on leaders across business, government and civil society to join an “Impact Revolution”. Sir Ronald Cohen made the call to arms at the Global Steering Group for Impact Investing’s annual summit in Delhi.