We recommend to read and learn from this study prepared for the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs called “Social Impact Investment – Best Practices and Recommendations for the Next Generation” (Mackevičiūtė, R. et al., Social Impact Investment – Best practices and recommendations for the next generation, Publication for the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies, European Parliament, Luxembourg, 2020).
This document was requested by the European Parliament’s Committee on Employment and Social Affairs and prepared by: Raimonda MACKEVIČIŪTĖ, Visionary Analytics Žilvinas MARTINAITIS, Visionary Analytics Fiorenza LIPPARINI, PlusValue Barbara Constance SCHECK, Izabela STYCZYŃSKA, CASE -Center for Social and Economic Research.
Social Impact Investment (SII) is emerging as a potential strategy for solving key societal challenges. This study sets out the rationale behind and the definition of SII and analyses the different components of the SII ecosystem. The paper looks at trends and challenges related to the SII market across the EU, highlighting a number of successful SII market initiatives, and finally reviews and makes recommendations on EU-level measures to facilitate SII market development. This document was provided by the Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies at the request of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs (EMPL).
You can read or download the full document here: https://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/STUD/2020/658185/IPOL_STU(2020)658185_EN.pdf
This publication has been prepared within SENBS project No. 2020- 1-EE01-KA204-077999. The content of this publication is the sole responsibility of the project coordinator and may not always reflect the views of the European Commission or the National Agency.