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Sep 21, 2022 | Publications

LGT Venture Philanthropy partners with Lively Minds to improve education and care for pre-school children in rural communities in Ghana

Lively Minds is a non-profit working to improve access to quality education and care for pre-school children across Ghana and Uganda.

Sep 19, 2022 | Publications

LGT VP renews partnership with Kenya Wildlife Conservancies Association to scale the conservancy model across Kenya and beyond

LGT VP's three-year follow-on investment will support KWCA in further expanding and improving its operations, financial strategy, and monitoring and evaluation.

Sep 14, 2022

LGT Venture Philanthropy provides follow-on investment to Harambee, tackling youth unemployment in South Africa

With the three-year investment, LGT VP will support Harambee's new role as South Africa’s National Pathway Manager.

Jan 31, 2022 | Publications

Differentiating between venture philanthropy and impact investing

Tom Kagerer, Partner and investment specialist at LGT Venture Philanthropy, explains the main differences between venture philanthropy and impact investing.  

Jul 22, 2022 | Investments

LGT Venture Philanthropy continues its engagement with Educate Girls, extending the 10-year-long, successful partnership

LGT VP continues its engagement with Educate Girls (EG), a non-profit organization focused on mobilizing communities to improve and expand girls’ education in India’s rural and educationally underprivileged areas.

Jul 22, 2022 | Investments

Arrival of the LGT Impact Fellowship 2022 cohort

LGT Venture Philanthropy welcomes 18 exceptional talents to support portfolio organizations and companies of LGT VP and Lightrock during 1-year Fellowship engagements.

Jun 22, 2022 | Publications

Measuring and managing our portfolio’s impact on people and planet

We are excited to present our revised impact measurement and management process and our portfolio’s 2021 impact data report.

May 4, 2022 | Publications

LGT Venture Philanthropy has renewed its commitment to the Operating Principles for Impact Management

The foundation continues its strong alignment with the Operating Principles for Impact Management in 2022 and is proud to see the number of fellow signatories increase.

May 2, 2022 | Publications

A spotlight on LGT VP’s due diligence approach

Senior Investment Manager, Nava Anvari, walks us through each step of the due diligence process.

Apr 22, 2022 | Publications

“The only way for Kenya’s biodiversity and wildlife to survive in the long-term is through community-based conservation.”

Dickson Kaelo, CEO of Kenya Wildlife Conservancies Association (KWCA), discusses Kenya's community conservancy model and KWCA’s integral role in driving the movement forward.

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