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WAN-IFRA: The Capitalisation Gap

01/09/2014

The capitalization gap for independent news media businesses in developing markets is a stark reality. A joint WAN-Ifra/Sida paper assesses the capitalisation gap, identifies entry points for philanthropic capital and prepares a compelling case for developing existing initiatives and exploring new ones that can bridge the gap and channel necessary funding to the sector.


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Media Development: What the Research Says (highlights)

08/08/2014

Highlight quotes on the role of media in economic, political and social development compiled from research studies and reports.


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Media Development: What the Research Says

08/08/2014

A selection of quotes on the role of media in economic, political and social development compiled from research studies and reports.


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Media Development’s Role in Social, Economic, and Political Progress – Literature Review

08/08/2014

A review of development research shows that independent media play a critical role in improving governance and reducing corruption, increasing economic efficiency and stability, and creating positive social and environmental change.


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Ensuring rigorous impact investment reporting

09/04/2014

As the field of impact investing grows, it’s important that the measurement and reporting of impact is thoughtful and rigorous, says ImpactAssets. The ImpactAssets 50 presents fund managers that are leaders in impact investing and are paving the way through their investments as well as their impact reporting. ImpactAssets asked the IA 50 2013 fund […]