Stimulating Entrepreneurship and Business Growth in Asia Pacific
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 9 APRIL
The Stimulating Entrepreneurship and Business Growth programme is a nine-month capacity building programme. It began in support of COVID-19 response, recovery, and rebuilding efforts of impact-driven organisations in South East Asia. The year marks the second edition of the programme that will focus on for-profit, women-led organisations in the wider Asia Pacific region.
We are delighted to collaborate with Moody’s, whose mission to provide trusted insights and standards that help decision-makers act with confidence is aligned with our own mission to move capital towards impact. Through their Reshape Tomorrow™ program, Moody’s is helping to bring thousands of entrepreneurs the tools, skills and knowledge they need to make better decisions and grow their small businesses.
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Information for applicants
We are looking for impact-driven for-profit organisations who are:
Active in Asia Pacific
Preferably led by women in leadership positions
to events outside this programme that are organised by AVPN and which are aligned with the objectives of this programme. For example; South Asia, South East Asia Summit and/or relevant events by AVPN members
with AVPN’s vast membership of social investors, including the chance to be listed on the Deal Share Platform, if they meet the criteria.
Post-session recordingAn info-session x Meet-the-Mentors webinar was held on Thursday, 2 March. Organisers Moody’s and AVPN shared their vision of impact, exciting programme highlights and answered frequently asked questions from applicants.
Participating organisations will enjoy a range of interactive formats to maximise peer-to-peer learning, deepen regional connections and learn from the social investment community on industry trends and best in class practices. Click here for our FAQ.
A series of five masterclasses provide curated virtual learning experiences by industry experts, thought leaders and practitioners on topics responding to needs and challenges of enterprises based on an initial needs assessment. Topics include Gender Lens Investing, Digital Transformation, Marketing and Communications, Markets Access, and Strategy modules.