Social taxonomy could prove a step too far for EU

Why are social taxonomy plans losing momentum in the EU? 

Bianca Polidoro |
Social taxonomy could prove a step too far for EU
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Bianca Polidoro, Senior EU Policy and Partnerships Manager, shared her insights on this question with Impact Investor, a leading news source for the European impact space.

Social taxonomy could prove a step too far for EU’ explores key reasons the social taxonomy has stalled, despite the EU’s continued interest in supporting social investing.

In the article, Bianca discusses specific hindrances to the EU’s social taxonomy work, including a lack of data. “We are currently working to address this gap,” she said. “We have been collecting data on impact investing to improve impact and build awareness about the field for investors and EU policymakers.”  

Interested in how data collection projects can help shape policy debate? Or whether the social taxonomy really matters for your organisation? Get in touch with Bianca here!