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January 15, 2018

Insights into Funding for Impact – Continuum of Capital

In collaboration with Sattva, AVPN has curated a series of powerful conversations and narratives around social investment for education, entitled “Insights into Funding for Impact”.
 
The 4th of this series draws insights around ‘Continuum of Capital’. Hear from thought leaders like Unitus Capital, Villgro Innovations Fund, Dasra, DHFL, and Kaizen Private Equity.

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January 15, 2018

Insights into Funding for Impact – Collective Impact

In collaboration with Sattva, AVPN has curated a series of powerful conversations and narratives around social investment for education, entitled “Insights into Funding for Impact”.
 

The 3rd of this series draws insights around ‘Collective Impact’. Hear from social impact leaders like EdelGive Foundation, FSG, Credit Suisse, and Yes Foundation.

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January 15, 2018

Insights into Funding for Impact – Ed-Tech

At #AVPNIndia17, AVPN has curated a series of powerful conversations and narratives around social investment for education, entitled “Insights into Funding for Impact”, in collaboration with Sattva.
 

The 2nd of this series draws insights around ‘Ed-Tech’. Hear from social impact thought leaders like Abhilash Mudaliar from GIIN, Sandeep Bapna from Khan Academy, and Vinod Karate from The Teacher App.
 

Engage with us at: knowledge@avpn.asia

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December 26, 2017

Insights into Funding for Impact – Systemic Transformation in Education

At the AVPN India Summit 2017, “Investing for Impact in Education”, AVPN – in collaboration with Sattva – has curated a series of powerful conversations and narratives around social investment for education.
 

Hear from Education Secretary of India, Shri Anil Swarup, and social impact thought leaders like Aditya Natraj of Kaivalya Education Foundation and Prachi Windlass of MSDF.

AVPN
December 26, 2017

Global Leader Series: Beyond Measurements – Creating an Effective Social Value Framework | AVPN Highlight Reel

On 26 September 2017, AVPN partnered the National Council of Social Services Singapore to host the Global Leader Series Conference 2, which aimed to help stakeholders collaboratively increase social value.
 

Watch the highlight reel to find out what key stakeholders have to say about the workshop!

AVPN
November 30, 2017

Jumping hurdles together: Supporting small business and social enterprise in South East Asia

Social entrepreneurs in South East Asia face significant barriers to growth.
 
Pioneer Post presents key research recommendations on how governments and investors can give social enterprises a better chance of taking flight.
 
This report is collaboratively launched by AVPN, ASEAN CSR Network and Oxfam.

Pioneers Post
November 27, 2017

Premier expects social enterprises to be signature industry

At the Social Enterprise Forum in Taiwan, Naina Batra, CEO of AVPN, talks about Asia’s progress to integrate social enterprises into mainstream economy.
 
Read on to find out how other key speakers, such as member British Council, are enabling social enterprise development in Asia.

Focus Taiwan
November 21, 2017

AVPN Wins Silver Stevie® Award in 2017 Stevie Awards for Women in Business

“AVPN fills a specific need in social philanthropy and strategic investment,” judges commented at the 14th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
 
Thank you, all AVPN members, partners, and friends, who are building a vibrant philanthropy & social investment community in Asia together.

AVPN
November 16, 2017

Education in India: Where funders need to focus efforts

AVPN member, Sattva, features the ‘Funding Education with Impact’ Report (written in collaboration with AVPN), to point out the focus for sector-level impact.
 
The report was launched at the AVPN India Summit 2017.

IDR Online
November 9, 2017

Want sector-level change? Go beyond funding just programmes

If we want to impact the lives of millions of Indians, we, as funders, will have to invest in organisational capacity, and even in the larger ecosystem.
 
IDR Online interviews Roopa Kudva (Partner, Omidyar Network) at the AVPN India Summit 2017.

IDR Online
November 7, 2017

Social impact leads to financial returns

This article was originally featured in IDR Online. Contrary to public perception, social businesses can generate high returns. In fact, investors who ignore the impact investment space risk being left behind. By Eric Savage 5 Min Read From the early days of impact investment, there has been a fear (and an assumption) that there needs to […]

IDR Online
November 1, 2017

More Financial And Technical Support Needed For MSMEsin ASEAN, A Key Recommendation From Report Launched At ASEAN Inclusive Business Summit

MySocialGoodNews showcases a summary of AVPN’s report, “Towards Inclusive and Sustainable Growth in the ASEAN Economic Community”, alongside key recommendations.
 
To build an enabling environment for MSME’s sustainability and growth, this report was launched in September 2017, in Manila.

My Social Good News
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