Board Member: Annalisa Contini
Type: Benefit Company
Focus Region: Arab region/MENA/SWANA (Lebanon, Syria, Albania, Macedonia, Montenegro, Zimbabwe & Mozambique)
CoProfit is the business unit of COSV, an Italian NGO with strong experience in development cooperation around the world. CoProfit was founded to meet a cross-cutting need concerning both the private sector – “for profit” – and the not-for-profit sector, and to promote a fruitful cooperation among those sectors which could favor a more coherent cooperation and exchange of expertise. Our core belief is that a stronger integration of the public, not-for-profit, and for-profit sectors is essential to upgrade the quality and sustainability of development interventions.
CoProfit envisions a world where sustainable development is achieved through a seamless collaboration and integration of the public, not-for-profit, and for-profit sectors. The organization strives to be a catalyst for positive change by fostering cooperation and expertise exchange among these sectors. CoProfit aims to lead the way in creating innovative and effective solutions that elevate the quality and sustainability of development interventions.
Impact Measurement and Evaluation Services
– Impact Evaluations: CoProfit offers tailored impact evaluations, identifying methodologies that best suit the unique needs of its clients.
– Data Collection and Analysis: Utilizing ready-to-deploy Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) field teams trained across various world regions, CoProfit ensures efficient data collection and in-depth analysis.
– Trainings and Capacity Building: CoProfit provides training programs to enhance the capacity of its clients, enabling them to better understand and implement effective monitoring and evaluation strategies.
Social and Solidarity Economy Services
– Project Management: Leveraging 10+ years of experience, CoProfit and its associates excel in managing projects within the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) sector.
– Business Development Services: CoProfit offers comprehensive business development services, covering design thinking, capacity building, and the implementation of incubation and acceleration programs for Social Enterprises (SEs), startups, and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).
– In-depth Analysis: CoProfit specializes in providing thorough context analysis services, allowing clients to make informed decisions based on a comprehensive understanding of the environments in which they operate.
– Strategic Insight: CoProfit assists clients in gaining strategic insights into diverse contexts, facilitating the development of targeted and impactful interventions.
– Financial Sustainability Planning: CoProfit collaborates with clients to develop comprehensive plans for financial sustainability, ensuring that projects and initiatives have the necessary funding for long-term success.
– Investment Advisory: CoProfit provides advisory services on sustainable investments, guiding clients in aligning financial strategies with environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria.
– Partnerships for Impact: CoProfit facilitates partnerships between financial institutions, impact investors, and development projects to channel investments toward sustainable and socially responsible initiatives.
CoProfit recognizes the pivotal role of sustainable finance in driving positive change and is committed to integrating financial strategies that align with environmental and social responsibility, contributing to the overall mission of advancing global development goals.
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS