Resources

LATEST KNOWLEDGE

The African Local Currency Bond (ALCB) Fund
Convergence

The African Local Currency Bond (ALCB) Fund

Conducting a Feasibility Study for a Refugee-focused Development Impact Bond - Design Grant Case Study
Convergence

Conducting a Feasibility Study for a Refugee-focused Development Impact Bond - Design Grant Case Study

Impact Bonds in Developing Countries: Early Learnings from the Field
Convergence and The Brookings Institution

Impact Bonds in Developing Countries: Early Learnings from the Field

Danish Climate Investment Fund Case Study
Convergence

Danish Climate Investment Fund Case Study

LATEST WORKSHOPS AND TRAININGS

Knowledge Exchange and Learning Session on Alternative and Blended Finance
Workshop

Knowledge Exchange and Learning Session on Alternative and Blended Finance

03 October 2017
Convergence organized a capacity building session with the African Development Bank (AfDB) on alternative and blended finance in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. The objective was to discuss approaches to attract more private-sector investment to African countries, leveraging the balance sheet and capacity of the AfDB.
WEBINAR: The State of Blended Finance
Workshop

WEBINAR: The State of Blended Finance

09 August 2017
An exclusive webinar featuring our recently launched report 'The State of Blended Finance'.
SOCAP17
Workshop

SOCAP17

10 October 2017
SOCAP17 will be our 10th convening at the intersection of money + meaning. SOCAP17 will convene over 2,500 impact investors, world-class entrepreneurs, and innovative cross-sector practitioners dedicated to increasing the flow of capital toward social good. Our annual flagship event in San Francisco has become the leading gathering of the social capital markets, with more than 12,000 participants.
Report Launch: Impact Bonds in Developing Countries – Early Learnings from the Field
Workshop

Report Launch: Impact Bonds in Developing Countries – Early Learnings from the Field

18 September 2017
On September 18, the Center for Universal Education (CUE) at Brookings, in partnership with Convergence, will host a launch event for the report "Impact Bonds in Developing Countries – Early Learnings from the Field."