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Patsian Low Patsian Low

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This article was originally featured on Alliance Magazine.

In Asia, we are seeing greater interest in cross-sector funding structures i.e. social impact bonds & collective impact models. Hear from AVPN Policy Director, Patsian Low.

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Zelig Lee Zelig Lee

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Around 200 policy practitioners and social investors attended the Policy Showcases at the AVPN Conference 2018. Here are 2 key takeaways from across 8 policy innovation initiatives.

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Anh Nguyen Anh Nguyen

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AVPN Asia Policy Forum will be launching a case study series on some of the early pay-for-success (PFS) models in Asia-Pacific. Here are 4 key factors to ensuring effective PFS.

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Patsian Low Patsian Low

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Encouraging landscape for innovative cross-sector, evidence-based funding in Asia, or Pay-For-Success (PFS) models. Find out what it takes to overcome market challenges to execute PFS successfully.

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Jae-Hoon Kwak Jae-Hoon Kwak

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With the launch of the Smart Social Impact Bond (SIBs), Pan-Impact Korea shares the main functions and features of the exciting model.

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Wonyoung Kim Wonyoung Kim

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Remake City Jakarta – a global impact accelerating program – will be presenting its impact demo day on 30 November 2017.

Find out how Crevisse and its partners have built up 3 investible startups to tackle challenges arising from urbanisation.

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Kasia Weina Kasia Weina

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From funders to social purpose organisations, the session reveals where opportunities and challenges lie to scale up in the educations sector.

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Anh Nguyen Anh Nguyen

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We draw 3 key takeaways from AVPN member Leping Social Entrepreneur Foundation’s approach to grow a vibrant social innovation culture in East Asia.

As “Collaborating for Impact” is a key theme for the AVPN Conference 2017, here are a few examples of multi-sector collaborations within the social investment landscape.

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Patricia Chu Patricia Chu

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To build partnerships to increase the flow of giving between Europe and Asia, The King Baudouin’s Foundation (KBF), the largest foundation in Belgium had its first roadshow in Asia.

Glean key findings drawn from our members from Seoul, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Singapore on cross border philanthropy.

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Kang Fei Wong

Paul Carttar, the founding director of Obama administration’s Social Innovation Fund, and the co-founder of the Bridgespan Group, joined AVPN on a roadshow in September, travelling to Shenzhen and Beijing in China, the finishing in Seoul, Korea. As our special invited speaker, Paul gave his insights on a range of topics – from government’s role […]

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Alfred Poon

October will see the 3rd annual AVPN Roadshow travelling to the cities of Hong Kong, Mumbai, Seoul, Singapore and Tokyo. The theme for this year’s roadshow is ‘Mobilising Human Capital’, a timely reminder of the importance of organisations’ most valuable assets. The effective unlocking and utilisation of human capital through the use of skilled volunteers […]

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