Impact Hub Geneva

Membership; events; incubation programs

Geneva, Geneva

Switzerland

geneva.impacthub.net

About Impact Hub Geneva

Around the world there are people and organizations with amazing ideas for tackling the pressing social and environmental challenges that we are facing today. Impact Hub Geneva is here to support them in turning these ideas into solutions.

Located in the heart of Geneva, Impact Hub inspires, connects and enables people and organizations on their journey towards creating sustainable impact. They offer professional incubation and innovation programs and services, out-of-the-ordinary events and workshops, as well as an inspiring work- and ideation space.

They are a part of a network of over 12,000 members in over 90 locations across the world, uniting people from every profession, background and culture with imagination and drive to pursue enterprising ideas for the world. These are the people who see and do things differently and have entrepreneurial passion to create sustainable impact. Impact Hub Geneva's community is made up of entrepreneurs, social investors, International Organisations, freelancers, NGOs, creatives, artists, consultants, coaches and more. Feel invited!

We became a B Corp because we wanted to be a part of a community who share our values, mission, and energy for creating the world in which we want to live. We believe in the power of people to create positive change - and in the power of collective wisdom and collaboration to fuel social innovation. We are committed to being the catalyst that creates change benefitting people and planet.

The Change We Seek®

The mission of Impact Hub Geneva is to create an ecosystem for social innovation and entrepreneurship with the purpose of creating a world that works for all.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

June 2015
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

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7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

21
18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

11
N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

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17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

11
6
Overall B Score
91
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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