Welcome to the LGT Impact Fellowship Blog
Our local teams and Fellows across five world regions post on social entrepreneurship, developments, trends, challenges and other relevant topics about the impact investing sector in developing and emerging countries. For more information about us, visit our websites on LGT Venture Philanthropy and LGT Lightstone. We hope you enjoy the read.
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What do you get when you cross an experienced American environmental professional with a young environmental NGO in China?
By Linda Greer, LGT Impact Fellow for the Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs, Beijing, China Can such a person meaningfully accelerate reductions in industrial pollution from some of the largest factories…
By Mwansa K. Chalwe, LGT Impact Fellow 2018, Commercial Planner at Copia Kenya When one mentions Kenya, the first thing that probably comes to mind is an Olympic or Marathon runner crossing…
Raliat Sunmonu, LGT Impact Fellow 2016Senior Director, Africa Program Management at Accion The LGT Impact Fellowship offers experienced business professionals the opportunity to work full-time for one year with impactful organizations and…
Since its inception in 2009, the LGT Impact Fellowship (called the iCats Program when it began) was created to help LGT Impact and LGT Venture Philanthropy’s portfolio companies bridge talent gaps in…
I am a passionate impact investor, however, in another life, I would be a wildlife tourism guide in the Maasai Mara private conservancies, because it matters!
by Heidi Foppa – LGT Impact Fellow 2018 I have just returned home after having spent the most incredible time in the unique Maasai Mara for my work assignment and first on-site…
- What do you get when you cross an experienced American environmental professional with a young environmental NGO in China?
- Educational Partnerships in Kenya
- Trailblazing the E-Commerce space amongst Low Income Consumers in Kenya
- Financial Consulting for Private Schools in India
- LGT Impact Fellow Spotlight: Raliat Sunmonu
- Aangan Trust
- Bridge International Academies
- CO2 Bambu
- Educate Girls
- Enseña Chile
- Fellows 2015
- Football World
- Grupo Ciudad Saludable
- iVAP SEA
- LGT Impact
- Med & Food for Kids
- Operation Asha
- Por Ti Familia
- Sabka Dentist
- Smallholder Farmer