Innovest Speaks at the Peace Ventures Conference

January 22, 2018

Decent Work and Economic Growth
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No Poverty
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Innovest spoke at the Peace Ventures Conference in Washington DC today – alongside representatives from the UN, the IFC, Mercy Corp and other impact investing experts such as Affinis Labs and Building Markets.. Innovest council Michelle McMahon shared knowledge on market-based solutions to address the global refugee crisis. Examples included innovative solutions focussed on improving refugee and migrant livelihoods in Somalia and South East Turkey.

“Through the use of innovative market-based solutions, vulnerable refugees can become economic actors with improved lives, who benefit the local economy in their host country.​”

– Michelle McMahon​