Our social responsibility

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Our social responsibility

As one of the leading Luxemburg based asset managers in the field of development investments in emerging and frontier markets, Mikro Kapital Sarl achieves sustainable returns to our investors whilst promoting environmentally and socially responsible development. As such, we ensure that environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria are fully incorporated into all our investment decisions.

As a development investor, we aim to:

  • Minimize the negative impacts and ESG risks of our investments and, in addition, generate positive financial ,social and environmental impacts;
  • Act in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, and ensure that our counterparties comply as well;
  • Align with relevant requirements of international standards and principles (i.e. EBRD Environmental and Social Policy and Performance Requirements, United Nations Principles for Responsible Investments, IFC Performance Standards SMART Campaign Client Protection Principles, etc.)

 

Mapping the SDGs of Mikro Kapital

Goal 1

Banking Services to the Unbanked
Financial inclusion and economic empowerment

Goal 5

Gender Equality Principles
Working conditions, diversity and discrimination

Goal 8

Employment Protection
Job protection policies

Goal 9

Innovation Platforms
Capacity for innovation

Goal 11

Sustainable cities and communities
Enabling responsible technology

Goal 12

Responsible consumption through sharing economy
Supporting entrepreneurship

Goal 16

Prevention of corruption
Integrity and rigour in corporate conduct