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Ariadne is a European peer-to-peer network of more than 600 funders and philanthropists who support social change and human rights. Ariadne helps those using private resources for public good achieve more together than they can alone by linking them to other funders and providing practical tools of support.

Ariadne is a European peer-to-peer network of more than 600 funders and philanthropists who support social change and human rights. Ariadne helps those using private resources for public good achieve more together than they can alone by linking them to other funders and providing practical tools of support.

Location:

United Kingdom

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Ariadne is a European peer-to-peer network of more than 600 funders and philanthropists who support social change and human rights. Ariadne helps those using private resources for public good achieve more together than they can alone by linking them to other funders and providing practical tools of support.

Language:

English


Episodes

Gender Lens Investing: Changing Contexts - Changing Lives: Building Social Capital Together

3/10/2021
What positive change might be born out of the difficulties generated by COVID and by the energy and desire for justice expressed by grassroots movements such as Black Lives Matter? For philanthropist and impact investor, Ise Bosch, the troubles of 2020 teach us how interconnected we are. “Being in this crisis together and having other crises looming, we need to build social capital together. And I think the best thing capitalism can do for us is to connect us, even around money.” This...

Duration:00:29:10

Gender Lens Investing: How to Get Started and How to Make a Difference

2/24/2021
You want your investments to support gender equality and wider social change – whether you are a small saver or responsible for a large endowment or fund: how do you actually make it happen, and where do you start? Diane Isenberg, who heads a family office gives this advice: get on and do it, learn as you go, find allies and be really clear about what you are trying to achieve. In this fourth episode of Ariadne’s podcast series on Gender Lens Investing, we look at how to make these ethical...

Duration:00:33:57

Gender Lens Investing: Building on Each Other’s Shoulders – A Faster Lane to Justice

2/10/2021
The principles developed in green investing and Gender Lens Investing are now being re-purposed to support racial justice and progressive change for LGBTQI communities. “What’s going to be really powerful is we are able to leapfrog the thinking around racial equality work because of the work we’ve done on Gender Lens Investing,” says Suzanne Biegel, one of the pioneers in the field. “We’re all building on each other’s shoulders.” In this episode we look at how this is being done, and...

Duration:00:31:14

Gender Lens Investing: Data is the Engine of Change in Gender Lens Investing

1/26/2021
Data lies at the heart of how we build a more equitable society – and that is especially true in the field of Gender Lens Investing. “Data is essential,” says the Swedish financial expert Karin Forseke. “What you measure is what you get.” This new series of podcasts from Ariadne – the European Funders Network for Social Change and Human Rights takes you through the field of gender lens investing, explaining what it is, why it matters and how you, or your organisation can get started. In...

Duration:00:31:04

Gender Lens Investing: What Does It Mean and Why Does It Matter?

1/11/2021
Growing numbers of individuals and institutions with capital to invest want to make a difference in society and a return on their money. This new series of podcasts from Ariadne – the European Funders Network for Social Change and Human Rights takes you through the field of gender lens investing, explaining what it is, why it matters and how you, or your organisation can get started. This episode looks at why gender lens investing is important for everyone who would like to see a more...

Duration:00:30:10