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most responsible asset allocators
Groundbreaking Study of The 25 Most Responsible Asset Allocators
Dalberg has developed a new ranking of the world’s most responsible sovereign wealth and government pension funds in partnership with Bretton Woods II program at New America, the Global Development Incubator and the Fletcher School at Tufts.
M&A
Mergers and Acquisitions: Is the Nonprofit Sector Ready?
India’s nonprofit sector is highly fragmented and characterised by a long tail of sub-scale organisations. Could mergers help to drive greater impact in the sector?
Development Impact Bonds to be Used to Prevent Blindness in Cameroon
The Cameroon Cataract Development Impact Loan is a new way of funding health care in low and middle income countries.
mining
[Video] Raw Talks Interviews Yana Kakar
Dalberg Advisors' Global Managing Partner Yana Kakar discusses how to sustainably transform the latent value of mining, oil and gas into development with Raw Talks.
Solar
How Solar Power can be Made Even More Attractive for Africa
By prioritising mini-grid technology, Africa can chart a new path towards universal electrification – one where electricity is generated right where it is needed.
The Global Oncology Map
Tackling the Silent Epidemic of Cancer in Low and Middle-Income Countries
Nour Sharara explains The Global Oncology Map (TheGOMap.org) -- an online tool that catalogs cancer-related events, research, care, and training efforts by depicting global cancer control programs and research projects -- which she co-developed while at Harvard.
UNGA
Events around the 72nd UN General Assembly
We have created a database of side events around the 72nd UN General Assembly to facilitate communal engagement.
offgrid
Opportunities abound in off-grid appliances market
As efforts shift towards providing more robust electrification services for off-grid communities, interest in off-grid solutions for TV, cooling and refrigeration will increase,
Sanitation
How Building A Market For Toilet Loans Can Help Fix India’s Open Defecation Woes
There’s a huge opportunity for financial institutions to offer toilet loans that could supplement the government incentive.
Start Up Saturday
Dalberg Launches an Initiative to Support Start-Ups in Nairobi
Recognising that entrepreneurship holds a lot of potential for solving societal problems, promoting job creation and driving economic growth, Dalberg Nairobi launched an initiative to support the start-up community.