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From 1977 to 1986 he helped build up the Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society, today known as Oikocredit with a portfolio of more than $200 million, into one of the first socially responsible investment funds and microcredit institutions geared toward using the capital of churches for the developing world.
Oikocredit began as the Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society, founded by the World Council of Churches in 1975.
If, on the other hand, I invest in the low-return Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society, I am supporting individuals around the world who are trying to gain independence and employment.