We finance and support social businesses to end poverty and the climate crisis.

Our Organisational Partners

These are the organisations that make our work possible with financial and pro-bono support.

Reports

Enterprise Support Landscape Study

Partnering with IKEA Foundation to map out the impact-investing & social-business ecosystem across four geographies, 50 impact investors and over 150 social businesses.

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Enterprise Support Landscape Study

Enterprise Support Landscape Study

IKEA Foundation and Yunus Social Business launch the Enterprise Support Landscape Study series

United Nations Development Programme’s Business Call to Action teams up with Yunus Social Business

Yunus Social Business and Upaya Social Ventures Join Forces

Living Up To Our Mission: Our 2020 Annual Report

Social business boosts livelihoods and recycling efforts in India

Fuelling social-business entrepreneurship in Kenya and beyond

Surviving And Thriving Through India’s COVID-19 Lockdown

Yunus Social Business Kenya Launches Investment Readiness Programme 20/21

The Social Success Note Playbook Launches Today

Read Our Latest Impact Report

We took a holistic, expedient and humane approach to support smallholder farmers in Colombia

How grant funding came in at exactly the right time for waste pickers in São Paulo.

“I Was Truly Blown Away When I Heard the News” - Yunus Social Business Has Distributed 650k USD to H

Amidst the COVID-19 Crisis, MBA Students Go Online to Support Our Social Businesses in India

Indian Social Business, Waste Ventures, Support Their Waste Pickers Through The Crisis

Thinking Ahead: Securitization Structure Helps to Democratise Technical and Medical Education in Bra

Yunus Social Business Partners With Ikea Foundation to Empower Social Entrepreneurs in Developing Ec

Financing Farmers In Rural Uganda - Cycle Connect Is A Social Business Making Tracks To End Poverty

It's Giving Tuesday! Give What You Can Today.

Why it's Vital to Support Smallholder Farmers. Empowering the Weakest End of the Agricultural Chain

YSB and Spouts of Water have been featured in the Global Goals Cast

Arbusta: training, employing and developing youth in Colombia in the tech industry

Our first investment for the Kenyan Fund: BURN Manufacturing!

Connecting (& Celebrating) Our Social Entrepreneurs: The Annual Portfolio CEO Forum in Bangalore

This electric rickshaw social business in India are cleaning up polluted streets

Investment Readiness Programme in Colombia with The Boston Consulting Group

Supporting Growth. How does YSB support one waste management social business in Brazil?

Meet the Entrepreneur: Roshan Miranda from Waste Ventures India

Professor Yunus joins the Open Value Foundation in Spain, celebrating their partnership with Yunus S

The Social Business Revolution: Why is Venture Philanthropy the Most Effective Form of Giving?

Godson Commodities - The entrepreneurs who quit their jobs and sold their home

See the highlights from our 2019 East Africa Partner Tri

We are delighted to share the Yunus Social Business 2018 Impact Report.

Pomario grow the change in Colombia.

Brazil Impact Excursion | February 2019 | YSB & CSP

Meet the Entrepreneur helping 18,000 moto taxi drivers to achieve their dreams. Michael from Tugende

Why you should join impact investing? My first 100 days at Yunus Social Business.

What Have We Learned - Financing Social Businesses in Uganda. Our Latest Report.

Impact Water have reached 1,000,000 children in Uganda

Friends of YSB New York

Our Investment Readiness Programme in Kampala

Strengthening Social Businesses Through Venture Philanthropy: A Report with BCG

East Africa Partner Trip

Yunus Social Business Launches YSB Kenya

Dutch Postcode Lottery Commits to Social Business in Colombia

Social Business Spotlight: Impact Water

Our 2016 Annual Impact Report is online!

Research: Designing a Social Business that Benefits the Core

Social Business Spotlight: Jali Organic - Pineapples for a better future

Survey on Scaling Social Businesses In Emerging Economies

Build Social Businesses; End Global Poverty

Help us create fair jobs in Albania

India embraces Social Business

Private Sector Foundation sets up social fund in Uganda

15 social business entrepreneurs graduate from YSB Uganda accelerator

Addressing global goals through social business ventures

2015 Global Social Business Summit

Yunus Social Business - Global Initiatives committed to pilot the Social Success Note

Global Social Entrepreneurship Network Report

YSB just launched its first Social Business Accelerator Program in Uganda!

Call for Accelerator Applications! Apply now for Haiti's accelerator program

Haiti Forest Initiative

Designing for Impact Training for Impact Enterprise Managers

Loan for Social Business Rozafa has been financed on KIVA.org!

MoU with USAID signed!

National Conference on Social Business in Tunisia, 13.03.2013

AfH releases video on supported YSB business

Haiti: Open for Social Business!

Exciting Volunteer Opportunity to launch HSBM in Africa

Country initiative in Albania in April

Albania: First Joint Venture signed!

Prof. Yunus: Financing of 4 Social Businesses in Haiti!

Signing of MoU - YSB Haiti, Hope for Haiti and Dalio Foundation

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