IFC sought reviews of the draft Operating Principles for Impact Management (the Principles) from October to December 2018. Summary of feedback from stakeholders received during the consultation process and IFC’s responses is available here.
The Principles were officially launched and the first adopters were announced at the World Bank Group-IMF Spring Meetings in Washington, DC on April 12, 2019.
April - Sept 2018
IFC brought together a core group of asset managers, asset owners, asset allocators, development banks and financial institutions to develop the consultation draft of the Principles. GIIN and IMP participated as observers.
Oct - Dec 2018
The consultation draft of the Principles is available for broader stakeholder consultation and additional reviews from investors, companies, academics, civil society and governments.
Jan - March 2019
IFC will consolidate additional input, finalize the Principles, and make them available to prospective signatories.
The Impact Principles were launched and the first adopters were announced at the Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group and the IMF in April 2019 in Washington, D.C.