A collection of research, case studies, presentations, and videos, all crowd-sourced from top thinkers in the shared value community and curated by the Initiative.

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Elimination of post-harvest food loss would feed 1 billion more people by 2050—many of them across Sub-Saharan Africa, where food insecurity is the greatest. This means much more than just more food for more people; it also means increased... Learn More
FSG co-founder Mark Kramer discusses the power of philanthropic giving and partnership in making large-scale systemic change with Kathleen McLaughlin, President of the Walmart Foundation; and Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation. This... Learn More
Former US Secretary of Agriculture Ann Veneman interviews two CEOs—Jean-Marc Duvoisin of Nespresso and William Warshauer of TechnoServe—on collaboration best practices to improve supply chains in the agriculture industry. This plenary session was... Learn More
To ensure sustainability in their programs, Levi Strauss Foundation needed to bring in NGO partners. It's been quite a process, one in which the actors have had to learn and grow, Executive Director Daniel Lee shares in this video interview for... Learn More

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According to USDA, nearly 25 million Americans live in "food deserts"—low-income neighborhoods in which more than a third of residents live more than a mile from a supermarket or large food retailer. Historically, many retailers have... Learn More
The distinction between corporate social responsibility and shared value can be puzzling and there’s a considerable amount of confusion and debate about the difference. Carol Moore, Director of Global Alliances and Strategic Initiatives at Heifer... Learn More
Sumitomo Chemical is a leading producer of long-lasting bednets that are instrumental in the global fight against malaria. In this case study by the Harvard Kennedy School's Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, researchers outline Sumitomo's... Learn More
M-PESA is an innovative mobile money transfer system that provides unprecedented access to financial services to Kenya’s under- and un-banked populations while generating substantial revenue and business opportunities for Safaricom. Learn more about... Learn More

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Is your organization working on a project that's producing both business and social results? Learn what others are doing and share your shared value example.
 

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