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Type of Investment:
All
Convertible loan
Debt
Equity and debt
Equity investment
Grant
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Sectors:
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Agriculture and Livelihoods
Aquaculture
Business services
Conditional Cash Transfers
Digital identity
Domestic Resource Mobilisation
Education
Energy
Financial Services
Gender
Health and Family Planning
Health
Heath and Nutrition
Livelihoods
Mental Health
Multiple Sectors
Poverty and Social Protection
Recycling
Refugee Employment
Remittances
Social infrastructure
Social protection
State Capacity and Environment
Transport
Water
PATH
PATH is a non-profit organisation working to develop and scale solutions to solve the world’s most pressing health challenges.
HealthConnect for COVID
HealthConnect for COVID is a suite of mobile tools to allow users to access timely and accurate information from and seek advice based on their personal circumstances and symptoms, while producing a large volume of data which can be utilised to inform government decision making in response to the pandemic.
BRAC
A $1.05 million grant to fund BRAC Sierra Leone's and BRAC Uganda’s efforts to fight COVID-19. 
Kamatan
Kamatan is an agricultural-technology startup leveraging supplychain technology to ensure better pricing for farmers and to reduce wastage.
JPAL
J-PAL South Asia’s Innovations in Data and Experiments for Action (IDEA) Initiative addresses the opportunity gap that exists with poor administrative data utilisation for policy decision making.
GiveDirectly
A charity doing unrestricted cash transfers via a mobile money payments platform to some of the world’s poorest people.
Breakthrough
An Indian non-profit that addresses gender inequality and violence against women in India. Their innovation Taaron ki Toli (TKT) is a gender equality curriculum delivered to students between the ages of 11 and 14 which has been shown to drive positive changes in adolescents gender attitudes and behaviours.
Chrysalis
An early childhood education organisation reaching low-income children in India, to help the company expand its operations, particularly to the Affordable Private Schools segment, improve and make its curriculum product more affordable, and better enable ease of access.
StrongMinds
A charity that aims to treat depression in women in Africa with less than $2 per day to spend on their families.
SmartStart
A non-profit company creating social franchises aimed at scaling up quality Early Childhood Education (ECE) across South Africa.
Drinkwell
A social enterprise aiming to provide access to affordable and clean drinking water for millions of underserved urban customers for the first time.
Balloon Ventures
A social enterprise that runs development programs to give micro-enterprises the training, funding and support needed to grow, create jobs and build communities.
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