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  1. OCSA Embarks On A Year of Challenge and Opportunity

    February 16, 2021 - by Karl Braun - 0 comments

    Karl Braun, Chair of Oikocredit Canada, reflects on the challenges faced in 2020 and outlines the opportunities and strategy for 2021.

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  2. IDW 2021: Oikocredit remains focused on sustainable finance and capacity building

    February 10, 2021 - by Karl Braun - 0 comments

    International Development Week (IDW) serves as a reminder to acknowledge the impact and successes of organizations and individuals working to help people and communities facing poverty in low-income countries. Following on the IDW theme of “Go for the Goals”, Oikocredit aims to move forward in collaborative and positive ways towards reducing poverty and building a better world through sustainable finance and capacity building

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  3. Oikocredit Canada logs into Canada’s innovation and social finance event

    December 16, 2020 - by Julie Scott - 0 comments

    Billed as Canada's leading conference for people who believe that innovation can create a better world, the MaRS Impact Week (formerly the Social Finance Forum) has long been a key event on the Oikocredit Canada calendar. This year three Oikocredit Canada directors logged onto Zoom the first week of December to listen to the 230+ speakers and network with the 5,000 other attendees. Here are their thoughts on lessons learned and next steps.

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  4. The federal government has the tools to combat global poverty with investment. It should use them.

    October 28, 2020 - by Eugene Ellmen - 0 comments

    Eugene Ellmen, former Oikocredit Director, identifies ways that Global Affairs Canada can get back on track with its blended finance strategies.

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  5. Operating in the new normal

    March 24, 2020 - by Abhishek Bhasin - 0 comments

    Coming together on finding new approaches towards sustainable development and impact investing

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