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  1. Let Good Things Grow…

    6 August 2014 at 13:04 - by Monica Middleton - 0 comments

    Organic, Fairtrade bananas from Oikocredit Enterprise Partner APPBOSA, Piura, Peru, June 2014

    I am heartened by the UK trend towards investing in Goodness - where individual and organisational investors get more than just a financial return on their investments for profit, people and planet.

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  2. If only all AGMs would kick off with a sort of “Thought for the Day”

    19 June 2014 at 09:30 - by Monica Middleton - 0 comments

    The oldest catholic church in Peru - the Iglesia of San Lucas in Colán, 1536

    In the far northwest corner of Peru, in the town of Piura and its surrounding drought-ridden Pacific region, I attend my first AGM for Oikocredit - a social investment cooperative nearing its fortieth year of generating and measuring joint financial-social (and increasingly environmental) investments to help previously financially excluded groups achieve sustainable self-sufficiency.

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