Outcomes & Pathways
What this course offers and how you will benefit
Impact investing is a rapidly evolving powerful funding model that supports business and project initiatives to grow and have a positive impact on people, place and planet.
Through this 6 week advancer course, you will hear from seasoned impact investors who share their knowledge and experiences to help you to understand the role of impact investing within the wider funding ecosystem. These experts help to demystify some of the terminology and frameworks associated with impact investing, and share their top tips for seeking or evaluating impact investment.
You will also explore case studies of organisations that have been funded through impact investment to understand the importance of knowing your purpose and mission to be able to define and measure impact for good.
This short course is designed for anyone curious about the role of impact investing in the current and future funding landscape, as well as those that might be looking to pursue impact investment, either as an investor or business founder.
Develop an understanding of what impact investing is and how it has evolved as a funding methodology for positive change
Reflect on the importance of a clear purpose and mission for impact investing and begin to understand how impacts can be identified and measured
Identify opportunities where impact investment practices might align to your own project or business ideas
What you will learn on this short course
Understand the role of impact investing in generating positive change for sustainable futures
What is Impact Investing?
Unpack the language of Impact Investing and explore frameworks used to structure practices for investors and those seeking funding.
Trends and Insights
Discover key trends and insights from the Impact Investing world both globally and locally here in New Zealand
Vision, Purpose and Impact
Explore the importance of having a strong vision and purpose to enable measurement of impact - socially, economically and environmentally.
Through a range of case studies, extend your understanding of the role that Impact Investing is playing to address significant global challenges.
KEY INFORMATION AND FAQS
What you need to know