Koç University Social Impact Forum (KUSIF) is a renowned research and practice center on social impact based in Koç University, Turkey. Established in 2012, KUSIF plays a pivotal role in promoting social innovation through education, research, and collaboration. With a focus on social entrepreneurship, KUSIF has emerged as a leading organization in the social impact field in Turkey. KUSIF is an active member of several international organizations, including Social Value International, The European Network for Social Enterprises and Impact-Driven Leaders (EUCLID), and International Sustainable Campus Network.

One of KUSIF’s significant responsibilities is leading the Turkish Social Impact Group and setting standards for social impact measurement and management in Turkey. KUSIF is also leading and partnering in various social entrepreneurship projects, contributing to the development of the field.

As a part of Koç University’s commitment to the UN Global Compact’s Ten Principles derived from human rights, labor, environment, and anti-corruption, KUSIF prepares the UN Global Compact Progress Report for Koç University. The Gender Equality Office (GEO) is one of Koç University’s initiatives to support the UN Global Compact’s Ten Principles.


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