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Getting social

SEFA has been quite active on the social media front, across the Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn platforms. On Facebook we have started a series of posts that shines a light on social enterprises that are operating overseas using the hashtag ‪#‎SESnapshot. We have highlighted a variety of organisations from around the world, including The Skoll […]

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Building trust and transforming lives

The Global Financial Crisis (GFC) in 2008 hit the Dutch economy hard. Unemployment rates soared, housing prices plummeted and companies went bust. But the crisis had a flip-side despite its negative impact. During the crisis it became utterly clear that profit and financial gain had dominated the Dutch economy for a long time. Public opinion […]

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Community Power – A Collaborative Impact Approach

SEFA, with the Coalition for Community Energy (C4CE) hosted a breakfast forum exploring collaborative impact approaches to community power. The packed event brought together a wealth of experienced speakers for an Australian-first discussion about how to finance the growing community renewable energy sector – a conversation that SEFA is excited to be a part of. […]

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Community Renewable Energy Links

Coalition For Community Energy McCullough Robertson Clean Energy Finance Corporation Start Some Good Australian Impact Investments Accounting for Good act Australian Earth Laws Alliance

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Impact Investing across one Australian continent and 7,107 islands in the Philippines

My name is Hanna Ebeling, and I joined SEFA a few months ago as Relationship Manager, working closely with Australian social enterprises on structuring loans that meet their needs. Over the past few months, I have been able to engage with organisations of various sizes, sectors and business models. But if you compare the diversity […]

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