Accelerating Impact: the Role of Impact Investing in Innovative Financing for Development

The concept of innovative financing is a relatively recent addition to the development lexicon. Edward Jackson, a faculty member at the School of Public Policy and Administration at Carleton University, and Karim Harji, a co-founder and partner at Purpose Capital, will introduce the audience to innovative financing and impact investing through their report, Accelerating Impact: Achievements, Challenges and What's Next in Building the Impact Investing Industry .