Etimos Foundation is a network of organizations promoting sustainable business and financial inclusion in order to improve people’s lives and foster environment protection.
Its fields of expertise include also sustainable value chains, post-emergency recovery and transnational businesses.
Since 1989 it has been operating both in Italy and in emerging markets through encouraging partnerships among public institutions, international and local organizations, companies and impact finance experts.
In 30 years of activity, Etimos Foundation has supported over 250 among microfinance institutions, producer organizations, social enterprises and communities around Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe.
PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT. Currently, Etimos Foundation is committed to projects built around the idea of a green economy helping the transition both to a new way of urban/rural living and a more inclusive society. Its crucial areas of intervention:
- Disseminating sustainable production and consumption practices (SPCs) that produce healthy food, contrast climate change and grow more profitable businesses
- Implementing innovative financial and business solutions for urban, rural and transnational MSMEs
- Groundbreaking policies for the sustainable re-organization of both urban and outlying areas, following the COVID-19 emergency
- Supporting MSMEs, public institutions and private organizations to find their effective way to UN Sustainable Development Goals