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This paper by the National Governors Association (NGA) explores how the Social Impact Bond model can be used to fund public health programs in the USA.

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In partnership with BMW Foundation, UNESCAP, Inclusive Business Action Network (IBAN), British Council and Credit Suisse, the annual policy programme this year was built into AVPN’s core programming at the flagship members’ conference. The theme of the policy experience at the Conference, “Policy Innovations to Maximise Impact”, brought light to the policymakers’ role in plenaries, breakout discussions […]

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About the report: AVPN  Asia  Policy  Forum  (APF)  presents  this  policy  case  study  series,  Pay-For-Success  Models:  Early  Movers  in  Asia,  on  select  PFS  in  Asia  Pacific  that  AVPN  members  are  involved  in. The  series  aims  to  provide  a  contextual  understanding  of  the use  of  PFS  in  different  markets  in  the  region, specifically in India, Japan, […]

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This regional study, a collaborative effort between the UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education (UNESCO Bangkok) and the UNICEF Regional Office for South Asia (ROSA), focuses on the financing of Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE), with emphasis on children aged three to five years-old. The study was conducted in ten countries selected from […]

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As part of ADB’s analytical and advisory partnership with the Philippines, this study informs the next phase of PPP reforms in the country supported through ADB’s technical assistance on strengthening PPPs in the Philippines (second phase) and the Expanding Private Participation in Infrastructure Program.

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AVPN APF Seminar Series  Data for Inclusive Growth: How Policymakers and Social Investors Achieve Evidence-based Social Impact  30 October 2017 Panelists: Dr. Tan Ern Ser Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, National University of Singapore Dr. Daiana Beitler Regional Director, Microsoft Philanthropies in Asia, Microsoft Rudy Gobbel National Team for the Acceleration of Poverty Reduction (TNP2K), […]

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The RBF Practitioner Guidebook offers practical guidance to non-profit implementers who want to embrace RBF as a way to improve development outcomes. It responds to a scarcity of resources available for implementers, especially regarding the detailed technical guidance necessary to ensure that RBF designs align with their mission, capacities, and context. The guidebook is intended […]

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This Report provides Agensi Innovasi Malaysia (AIM) with a guideline of how best to leverage Malaysia’s potential in catalyzing a social finance ecosystem that is inclusive, collaborative and effective.

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This Report is a summary and analysis of the APF2017. Download the Report

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India has achieved a remarkable development goal with the near universalisation of primary education as of 2015.1 96.9% of children in rural India enrolled in school in 20162 and 98% of habitations now having access to a primary school within a 1km radius.3 National policy implementations like the Right to Education (RTE) Act for primary-school […]

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The AVPN Asia Policy Forum (APF) is a convening platform for social economy advocates, offering practical learning opportunities to support governments in Asia to build an enabling environment for the social economy. This inaugural APF webinar featured the role of policymakers and stakeholders in rolling out legislation that supports the benefit corporation movement. The webinar […]

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Co-author: Anh Nguyen Building on the success of the 2016 inaugural dialogue in Hong Kong, AVPN held the Asia Policy Forum in Bangkok on 5 June 2017 in partnership with the BMW Foundation, British Council, Credit Suisse and UNESCAP. The Forum is our effort to convene practitioners and advocates for the social economy and provide […]

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