Gender Lens Investing

Resources for Gender Lens Investing

D. Beaulieu, E. T. Jackson, and K. Sammy. The Design and Implementation of a Gender Equality Policy and Action Plan for Development Finance Institutions: Technical Guidance Brief Caribbean Development Bank, Bridgetown, Draft July 30, 2020.

Biegel, S. and D. Rodriguez Heyman. Gender Smart-Investing Summit: Program and Report, London, 2018

Criterion Institute. Gender Lens Investing. March 2012.

Global Impact Investing Network. Gender Lens Investing Initiative, New York, 2018

Grantham, K. Feminist and Gender-Transformative Financial Inclusion.  WED Lab, McGill University and IDRC, Montreal/Ottawa, 2019

International Capital Market Association, UN Women, and International Finance Corporation. Bonds to Bridge the Gender Gap: A Practitioner’s Guide to Using Sustainable Debt for Gender Equality. London, New York, and Washington, DC., 2021.

Jackson, E. T. Harmonisation for speed and efficiency: choice and voice in measuring women’s job quality. In S. Attridge (ed). The catalytic effects of DFI investment: gender equality, climate action and the harmonisation of impact standards. Overseas Development Institute and European Development Finance Institutions, London, 2021, 52-57.

Jackson, E. T. Widening the Lens, Looking Further Ahead: Options for Australian Support for Gender Lens Investing Post-Investing in Women. Investing in Women and Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Manila and Canberra, 2021.

Jackson, E.T. and K. Alvarez. Catalytic Capital for Women’s Economic Empowerment. Investing in Women, Manila, 2019

Jackson, E.T. and E. de Morais Sarmento. 2021. Gender Lens Investing: Co-Creating Critical Knowledge to Build a Credible, Durable Field. In E. De Morais Sarmento and R.P. Herman (eds), Global Handbook of Impact Investing: Solving Global Problems Via Smarter Capital Markets Towards a More Sustainable Society. Hoboken: Wiley, 2021, 195-232.

Jackson, E. T and C. Robino (eds). Growing Gender Lens Investing in Emerging Markets, Journal of Sustainable Finance and Investment, 12(3), 2022, pp. 671-831.

MEDA and USAID.  Gender Equality Mainstreaming Framework, Waterloo, 2018

C. Robino, F. Mbiekop, G. Dowie, E.T. Jackson, K. Carty, and A. Shetty. Solutions to the Care Crisis: How Social Enterprises and Impact Investing Can Transform the Care Economy. The Next Billion, November 29, 2021.

Robino, C. and E. T. Jackson. Editorial: Growing Gender Lens Investing in Emerging Markets, Journal of Sustainable Finance and Investment, 12(3), 2022, pp. 671-683.

Sammy, K.  Gender Lens Investing and Green Financing: The role of women-owned small and medium businesses in climate vulnerable communities. Prepared for the Expert Meeting, UN Women, Bridgetown and New York, 2021.