Impact Bonds in Emerging Markets: Design Methods and Implementation Insights

14 November 2016 - London, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Offices

The Impact Bonds in Emerging Markets: Design Methods and Implementation Insights workshop, hosted by the Brookings Institution, Convergence, and Grand Challenges Canada, aimed to shift the impact bond dialogue from theory to action by starting a concrete conversation around pracititoners’ day-to-day experiences designing and implementing impact bonds. The workshop convened the leading practitioners in the space – those designing and implementing impact bonds – to share their experiences, while also giving participants the opportunity to provide input and brainstorm around challenges that practitioners were grappling with. The workshop shared concrete learnings and best practices to move the market forward.