Kudos Africa (2016)
KudosAfrica is a sustainable investment rating provider, established in 2014 to address the market gap for meaningful and user-friendly systems that encourage African companies to manage their environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance. As part of this mission, KudosAfrica has developed a unique approach to assessing and verifying the ESG performance of companies based on international best practice for finance providers operating in emerging markets. The 140-point rating tool assesses ongoing management commitment and effectiveness in addressing material risks and performance issues. This provides a simple decision making tool that businesses and investors can use to collaborative on innovative sustainability solutions to create business value over time. KudosAfrica are engaged with MtM through the development of the ‘Green Mining’ project and Operationalising the SDGs in Mining for Emerging Economies.