- Written by agriadmin
- Published: 01 Jun 2016
Do well by doing good - Benjamin Franklin
Is doing well the new doing good? To face the great needs of our world in a sustainable way, companies are turning to something familiar: the profit motive. This is the true and best meaning of return on investment.
AgriSmart, Inc. Côte d’Ivoire is socially responsible investing in realization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), officially known as Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The intergovernmental set of aspiration goals set forth by the 193 countries of the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015 consist of 17 goals with 169 associated targets and 304 proposed indicators to show compliance. (more)
“Business in pursuit of profit still offers the best hope of addressing many of mankind’s most deeply rooted problems. Companies that are making genuine efforts to change the world for the better should be encouraged. The future of capitalism—and the future of mankind—depends on it.” - Fortune Magazine
AgriSmart is a social impact investment in sustainable agriculture poised to do extremely well while doing much social good. The conscious organization of top expert entrepreneurs (AgriSmart leadership) is built upon a mindful business model of corporate social responsibility that puts people first and inclusively seeks the advantageous for all.
Of primary importance to financiers, AgriSmart is first and foremost an impact investment opportunity, positioned for markedly high, steadily increasing yields for shareholders.
While primarily being a for-profit business, you can feel good that you are investing in a responsible business based on the ethic of reciprocity that views responsible leadership as thinking larger than ourselves, with an equal purpose of targeted problem solving, catalytic giving, and formation of strategic partnerships for the goals.
AgriSmart business strategy includes building and scaling strong relationships to actualize their commitment to improve the quality of life for all Côte d’Ivoire residents with sustainable investment into existing local business together with the development of resilient industry, innovation and infrastructure to raise productive capacity, then achieve it.
Synergistic partnerships expand the collective expertise of AgriSmart and widen the group’s well-developed network of socially responsible entrepreneurs allowing effectiveness of the collaborative to be infinitely greater. The company is partnering with top sustainable agriculture entrepreneurs, plus in negotiation with industry leading international palm oil production organizations, and financial institutions taking lead in poverty reduction, renewable energy, international health, climate change and food security initiatives such as the World Bank. (more)
The group is generating maximum investment impact through a number of strategic actions targeted at the ultimate goal of business, turning a profit, while also balancing doing the right thing. AgriSmart’s plan is to do well by doing good, achieving financial success as a result of behaving in a benevolent manner, and so far, it is working. For AgriSmart, doing well is doing good.
Do well by doing good: Read how AgriSmart, Inc. Côte d’Ivoire is doing significant good toward realization of the Sustainable Development Goals in the linked blog posts below. ➜ #SDGs