The Regional Best Practices project aims to collect, exchange, and implement proven and effective best practices. The practices themselves are simple measures that can easily be implemented in new regions.
We are bringing together global best practices to shine a light on how people are fighting the pandemic and supporting economies around the world, including through state support, local measures, business initiatives, and citizens’ initiatives.
This analytical report is based on a study carried out by Zircon Research Group. The aim of the study was to discover values and motivations of todays Russian social entrepreneurs, as well as distinguishing features of social businesses, and to compare some of the personal qualities of social entrepreneurs with those of the general public.
Expert RA, a leading Russian credit rating agency, has published an analysis of the SME loan market in Russia and main drivers of SME lending growth, with possible scenarios for development of the SME finance market.