The two most important globally recognised measurement systems are Global Impact and Investment Rating Systems (GIIRS) and the Impact Reporting and Investment Standards (IRIS) which provide investors with a standard for social and environmental performance of companies.

If you’re confused about all the acronyms in the impact measurement world, this blog on the Stanford Social Innovation Review might help.

In Australia, Social Impact Measurement Network Australia (SIMNA) is a knowledge sharing network on social impact measurement with state based networks around the country for practitioners to engage in.

Social Ventures Australia has published an interesting analysis of lessons learned about Social Return on Investment in Australia.

Jessica RothMeasuring social impact