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We’re Measuring Sustainability in African Businesses

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We love Sustainability!

We believe it has the power to help unlock the full potential of the African private sector, while driving positive social and environmental change.

Whether you are a company or a fund, we’re here to help you create business value through improved environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance.

Aligned with the leading international standards, our unique assessment applies the best principles and indicators to manage risk and opportunity in African businesses.

For Companies
  • Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • UN Global Compact
  • GRI Standards
  • IFC Performance Standards
For Investors
  • Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
  • Equator Principles
  • UNEP Finance Initiative

Most importantly, we focus on the business drivers for integrating ESG and the links with measureable return on investment.

Find out more more about how we support businesses and investors.

Talk to us, we’d love to hear your story…


Read our latest ImpaktAfrica magazine to find out how to create value and what African businesses are already doing through ESG.

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Differentiate your business through sustainability

Sustainabilty rating verification levels 1 to 4

The KudosAfrica Rating Model makes it easier for investors and private companies in Africa do business.

Sustainability - how a company manages environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) factors - has become essential to business success.

The KudosAfrica Assessment and Verification is the simplest way to see how well a company is doing and plan next steps.

Find out more about how Kudos works for you

Company Assessment

Do you want to engage with investors and buyers on sustainability?

Our team will evaluate your risks and opportunities and create a practical action plan with measurable business value.

Use your KudosAfrica Report and Verification for marketing and business development.

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Portfolio Assessment

Do you provide finance to businesses in Africa?

We can assess and help you manage environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance across a range of companies.

We care about your success.

We’ll help you source new Impact Investing opportunities.

Find out How We Can Help

Policies and Training

We can help you get started with responsible investing (RI) by developing simple and practical policies that fit with your core value proposition and align with international best practice.

We offer introductory training for staff and assistance to set up systems for measurement.

If you’re an asset manager or fund, choose this service today to attract RI-minded pension funds and investors.

Start Attracting RI Investors

Initiatives we support

Crisa partner
Partner GIIN
Partner Global Goals
Partner GRI
Partner Iris
Partner UN Global Compact