Associate Partners

Alliance4Impact (A4I)

A4I provides the public and private sector with support and advice on collaboration to support the UN 2030 agenda and improved humanitarian response. It provides bespoke analysis, advice, and training. It also convenes and facilitate virtual and face to face events to build relationships and achieve practical outcomes of mutual benefit. Impact17 works with Alliance4Impact to increase its capacity, develop high quality products and to service clients.

GluoNNet

GluoNNet is using advanced digital technologies and machine learning to maximise network and ecosystem potential. This is achieved by identify gaps, duplication, challenges and opportunities. GluoNNet develops high quality data, intelligence and foresight services to the humanitarian aid and development sector. Impact17 is collaborating with GluoNNet to develop a greater understanding of the partnerships ecosystem for the Sustainable Development Goals and humanitarian action.

LumiRisk

LumiRisk advises governments and commercial organizations on corporate governance strategy, transparency and anti-corruption programs, risk management, multi-stakeholder coalition building, market assessments, policy and regulatory analysis. Impact17 works with Lumirisk to provide partnering risk assessments and strategy support.

Shapeable

Shapeable is a unique digital platform for collaborative impact networks. It combines consultancy, systems thinking workshops, a content studio and online tools. This enables an issue-driven community to map complex global challenges, make change for good and measure impact at scale. Impact17 works with Shapeable to provide partnerships with the knowledge and business ecosystem tools they need to manage progress and achieve success.

Practical Clarity

Practical Clarity helps organizations intentionally shape and transform innovative real world systems. It supports this creative journey by untangling complex problems, architecting systems based solutions, and evolving multi-actor implementations. Impact17 is collaborating with Practical Clarity to refine its partnering assessment framework and to help clients assess and architect sophisticated partnerships within their priority ecosystems.

Meaningful Business

Meaningful Business is a curated network of progressive leaders across the world, who are combining purpose and profit to help achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It enables content and knowledge sharing among this community. Impact17 is working with Meaningful Business to promote and share learning among partnering practitioners and experts, through digital and live events.

Partnership Brokers Association (PBA)

The PBA is the international professional body for those managing and developing collaborations. It provides training on partnership brokering, challenges poor partnering practice and creates new knowledge in order to increase the effectiveness and impact of partnerships. Impact17 is working with PBA to develop the Impact17 partnering process, improve the capacity of partnership practitioners, and identify high quality partnership brokers.

Sustainable Impact Association (SIA)

SIA promotes and supports collaboration between individuals and organisations to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. SIA brings international organizations and private sector companies to Davos during the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting to promote and create partnerships. It provides individual members the opportunity to network and build their capacity to partner for a better world. Impact17 is working with SIA to develop an Impact Certification to encourage, recognise and award valuable efforts in pursuit of the most pressing global challenges.

EU Business School

EU Business School is an internationally accredited, high-ranking business school with campuses in Barcelona, Geneva, Montreux, Munich and Online. It offers foundation’s, bachelor’s, master’s, MBA and doctoral programmes with focuses in business administration, international business, marketing, international relations, finance and enterprise, among others. EU Business School adopts an interdisciplinary and pragmatic approach to teaching, learning and research. Impact17 is working with EU Business School to produce joint academic publications and to refine the Impact17 partnering framework.

Gapeli

The Geneva Action Platform for Engaging, Learning, and Information (Gapeli) works with organizations to promote sustainability and amplify messages. The platform enables anyone to easily share the best one minute video moments of Live or On Demand content, by a click of the button. Impact17 is working with Gapeli to share, promote and communicate key messages in a meaningful way.