PEGAfrica

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Quatre Bornes, Mauritius

Certified Since

November 2015

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Operates In

Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast),

Ghana,

Mali,

Mauritius,

Senegal

PEGAfrica is an asset financing company currently selling Pay As You Go solar energy products to off-grid customers in Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire. PEG’s systems give off-grid customers access to better quality light, mobile phone charging, and appliances.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, PEGAfrica earned an overall score of 131.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
131.2
131.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 9.9

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement1.2
Corporate Accountability2.0
Ethics2.4
Transparency2.1
+ Mission Locked2.1

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Workers 16.1

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Compensation & Wages4.3
Benefits4.7
Training & Education1.4
Worker Ownership2.0
Management & Worker Communication1.7
Human Rights & Labor Policy0.6
Occupational Health & Safety1.2

Community 37.5

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Job Creation4.0
Diversity & Inclusion3.3
Civic Engagement & Giving0.0
Local Involvement1.0
Suppliers, Distributors & Product3.9
+ Microdistribution Poverty Alleviation25.2

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Environment 16.9

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Land, Office, Plant1.1
Inputs1.9
Outputs0.8
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers0.3
+ Environment Products & Services Introduction0
+ Renewable or Cleaner-burning Energy11.7

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Customers 50.8

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

+ Basic Services for the Underserved23.8
+ Serving in Need Populations26.8

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2017 Overall B Impact Score131.2
2015 Overall B Impact Score115.2

Best for the World

Each year, B Lab releases lists honoring the top-performing Certified B Corporations overall as well as within each Impact Area.

Best For The World: Changemakers2019
Best For The World: Customers2019
Best For The World: Overall2019
Best For The World: Changemakers2018
Best For The World: Customers2018
Best For The World: Overall2018
Best For The World: Changemakers2017
Best For The World: Customers2017
Best For The World: Customers2016

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