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September 14, 2017

Funding education with impact

India Development Review (IDR) Online features AVPN’s ‘Funding Education with Impact’ report with its key takeaways, findings, and recommendations.

India Development Review (IDR)
September 14, 2017

DD News Metro features Mr Anil Swarup at AVPN India Summit 2017

Mr Anil Swarup, Secretary, Department of School Education and Literacy, Government of India, shares his thoughts to strategically improve learning outcomes in India’s education system.
 
We are extremely honoured to have Mr Swarup as the keynote speaker at #AVPNIndia17, 14 September 2017. This link features an interview clip of Mr Swarup at the summit.

DD News
September 7, 2017

Addressing Key Social Challenges

Binali Suhandani, AVPN India CEO, gives insight into AVPN’s current and future activities. Find out how you can be part of our community to build our social impact presence in India and across Asia-Pacific.

Afternoon Despatch & Courier
September 7, 2017

Regional Social Investment Network, AVPN, launches Inaugural India Summit Promoting Strategic Social Investment in India’s Education Sector

India Education Diary introduces its readers to AVPN, and AVPN’s 2017 India Summit. Read on to find out details regarding the summit including covered topics and speakers.

India Education Diary
July 18, 2017

InTheKnow: Types of social investing

The Edge Malaysia pulls out key highlights on Malaysia’s social economy from AVPN Social Investment Landscape Report.

The Edge Markets
July 18, 2017

4 ways B Corp certification is driving Impact-Business Models in Asia

The B Corp movement has reached Singapore’s shores and could help companies based in the city-state and across Asia become more inclusive and sustainable.
 
At the AVPN Conference 2017, B Corp Asia and its supporters highlight how certification can encourage and drive Impact-Business Models and why this matters.

Eco-Business
July 14, 2017

Social Investment as Vehicle to Achieve SDGs: Examples from AVPN’s Social Investment Landscape in Asia

SDG Funders shares AVPN’s Social Investment Landscape in Asia report, with in-depth analysis of the social investing opportunities and gaps in India, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam.

SDG Philanthropy Forum
July 6, 2017

Melihat Potensi Social Entrepreneurship di Indonesia

Daily Social ID shares a summary of social entrepreneurship trends , the contribution of local entrepreneurs and the rise of local and foreign investors, who want to contribute in social economy in Indonesia.
 
(Originally written in bahasa, the article also offers english translation.)

DailySocial ID
July 6, 2017

Opportunities for Social Investment in Asia Exposed in AVPN Study

Campden FB shares AVPN’s Social Investment Landscape in Asia report, highlighting key Asian regions (both emerging and developed economies) where social investors can strategically deploy capital.

campden FB
July 3, 2017

Impact investment

At the AVPN Conference 2017, Roopa Kudva, partner of Omidyar Network, was interviewed by Bangkok Post.
 
Find out how AVPN member Omidyar Network pursues a blended social finance model when investing in Social Purpose Organisations to achieve maximise impact.
 
(This premium content requires you to subscribe to Bangkok Post in order to view full report).

Bangkok Post
July 3, 2017

Better to give …

At the AVPN Conference 2017, CEO Naina Batra, shares the challenges that the social investing community are facing.
 
Nonetheless, AVPN can help funders and resource providers collaboratively leverage on opportunities to maximise financial and social returns.
 
(This premium content requires you to subscribe to Bangkok Post in order to view full report).

Bangkok Post
June 30, 2017

Asia gets wise to ‘art of giving’

“When the head of a Chinese charity spoke at the AVPN Conference 2017 in June, he struck a positive chord in the ballroom because of his charity’s record of doling out millions of dollars for worthy causes”.
 
Nikkei Asian Review sheds light on charity and donating, specifically in China, as well as growing potential for philanthropy in the region.

Nikkei Asian Review
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