Thank You for Making the AVPN 2015 Conference Another Great Success!


Patricia Chu


Thank you for making
the largest AVPN conference a great success!

25 Sessions, 98 Speakers and 478 Delegates
28 Countries and 304 Organisations
450 connections via AVPN Connector and
many other informal exchanges

Session reports and photos are now available! 

We understand that you might have missed the opportunity to attend some of the breakout sessions given the multiple number of parallel sessions available. In an effort to ensure that the valuable insights and discussions were captured and can be shared with the wider community, the session reports are now available on our conference website within each session link at www.2015.avpn.asia

Alternatively, you can continue the conversations at our special Dialogue Page!

We have also uploaded selected photos so you can view them at our Picture Gallery.

Furthermore, videos of some of the sessions will be available by next week.

We would like to hear from you!
We would highly welcome any feedback from your side so that we can deliver an even better conference next year. Please submit your comments, suggestions and ideas via our conference feedback form. We would also like to hear your stories on any connections that were made via the conference. Please keep us posted!

Thanks again!

The AVPN Team


A. Environmental Stewardship
To protect the environment, we organize programmes like mangrove nursery and Reforestation, Coastal and River Clean-Up, Community Based Environmental Solid Waste Management, Environmental IEC Campaign and Eco-Academy

B. Food Security and Sustainable Livelihood
To ensure a sustainable livelihood for the community, eco-tourism include Buhatan River Cruise Visitor Center Buhatan River Mangrove Boardwalk are run by the community. Others include Organic Vegetable and Root crops Farming, Vegetable and Root crops Chips and by-products Processing and establishing a Zero waste store.

C. Empowered Communities
To empower the community, we provide product and Agri-Enterprise Development Training, Immersion and Learnings Exchange Program, Earth Warrior Training and Community Based Social Entrepreneurship Training


Patricia Chu

Patti is the Co-founder and Managing Partner at Mana Impact. She is responsible for strategy, deal sourcing and evaluation, project design and management. An experienced cross-disciplinary professional with a background rooted in economics and finance, her sectors of expertise include access to finance, education and clean energy. Patti’s prior experience spans across various types of organizations, including financial institutions, foundations, corporations and non-profits, which have provided her with a unique ability to understand and navigate multiple stakeholder partnerships successfully. Her past employers include the World Bank, Citigroup and the Asian Venture Philanthropy Network. ​ Patti is a native of Argentina and has working experience in Latin America, the United States, Asia and Europe – and is a Permanent resident of Singapore. She has a B.Sc. in Business Administration from the University of Richmond, and a M.A. in International Development and Economics from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. She speaks Spanish, Chinese, Portuguese and Danish.

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