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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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
Pearson, the world’s largest education company, launched an internal "efficacy framework" in 2011 based on evaluating and improving its entire portfolio of products and services with an eye towards learning outcomes. This “Incomplete Guide” is... Learn More
This report explores the innovative ways that leading companies are taking to put education at the core of their corporate strategy. FSG's findings, based on interviews with more than 50 global business and civil society leaders, highlight how... Learn More
Access the slides used during the webinar "Innovating for Shared Value" on January 15, 2014. The content is based on the research featured in the Harvard Business Review article "Innovating for Shared Value" (free download). Learn how Barclays... Learn More
U.S.-based global medical technology manufacturer BD developed a profitable and high-growth line of products that reduce the risk of needle-stick injuries and have contributed to a global reduction in related health care worker incidents. Learn more... Learn More

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Mexico-based cement and building supply company Cemex pioneered an innovative model that profitably offers low-income consumers access to finance and materials for housing improvements while also integrating local workers into the sales and... Learn More
Founded to address childhood nutrition in U.S. schools, Revolution Foods has successfully developed a business that profitably provides healthy meals to school systems and retail-ready nutritious meal kits to major nationwide retailers, improving... 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
The Shared Value Initiative at a glance: A one-page overview to share with your network. Learn More
This case study highlights how Nestlé creates shared value by adding micronutrients to foods to improve health in impoverished regions, where many suffer from malnutrition. Nestlé approached fortifying some of its most popular foods with... Learn More

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