This comprehensive Future Brief from Science for Environment Policy examines the research around ‘impact investment’; those investments which are directed towards generating measurable social and/or environmental impacts, in addition to a financial return. The report focuses on investments in Europe, although it includes a case study of sustainable teak plantation in Panama.
Science for Environment Policy (2016) Environmental impact investment. Future Brief 16. Produced for the European Commission DG Environment by the Science Communication Unit, UWE, Bristol.
You can download the report here.