The social rating provides an expert opinion on the social performance management of a financial service provider and its capacity to put its mission into practice and achieve social goals.
The social rating is an effective management and reporting tool that is used to:
- Enhance social performance management and reduce the risk of mission drift by identifying gaps and indicating improvement areas
- Align SPM systems to internationally recognized standards
- Attract funders and investors with a double bottom line orientation
- Strengthen institutional reputation, accountability, and transparency
MFR clients (Source: MFR customer care, June 2019) find the Social Rating useful for:
All financial service providers engaged in financial inclusion with a double bottom-line, irrespective of their legal status and size. If you are a SME financial service provider, click here.
How it works?
The social rating is fully aligned with the latest social performance standards as defined by global initiatives such as the Social Performance Task Force and the Smart Campaign. By incorporating such standards, the Social Rating provides:
The SR assesses systems, processes and results.
Financial service providers willing to further deepen the analysis of their social results or strengthen their social performance management can easily combine the social rating with other related services, such as:
CLIENT SURVEY AND FGDs
CLIENT OUTCOME MEASUREMENT
SOCIAL PERFORMANCE ROADMAP
SPI4 & SPI4 ALINUS