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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Insights into strategic cross-sector partnerships from CSR Asia and Prudence Foundation. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: This paper provides insights into four partnerships in which businesses contribute to addressing disaster preparedness, response and... Learn More
Shared value delivers social and economic benefits for Australia There are an increasing number of companies creating shared value through different strategies across Australia but no central database that pulls together all of these examples or... Learn More
This report examines how Chilean companies can play an essential role in creating greater prosperity for all Chileans while strengthening their competitive position. Opportunities to create shared value by addressing specific social challenges are... Learn More
This report highlights how companies in the oil and gas as well as mining and minerals fields can create shared value by pursuing opportunities that tie business success to the prosperity of host communities and countries, often working in... Learn More
Este estudio examina cómo las empresas chilenas pueden jugar un rol esencial en la creación de mayor prosperidad para todos los chilenos, fortaleciendo al mismo tiempo su posicionamiento competitivo. Se exploran las oportunidades de crear valor... 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.
 
In the wake of the financial crisis, banks have been under fire from all fronts—and leaving value on the table. The potential to create shared value through retail, commercial, and investment banking is enormous. This new approach will enable... Learn More
The Coca-Cola Company's 5by20 initiative aims to expand economic opportunity for five million women entrepreneurs by the year 2020 through a combination of core business activities, cross-sector partnerships, and strategic social investment. In this... Learn More
A collaboration between Business Action for Africa, the Harvard Kennedy School Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, and The Partnering Initiative, this report explores the potential of cross-sector partnerships to advance both business impact... 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
This report from the Harvard Kennedy School's Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative details Project Nurture, an $11.5 million partnership between The Coca-Cola Company, TechnoServe, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to strengthen... 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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