#LiftUpPhilanthropy: Boosting local philanthropy to make aid localisation a reality

This high-level digital event – in the framework of the project ‘Unlocking Philanthropy’s Potential: Enhancing the enabling environment, effectiveness and leveraging the contributions of philanthropy actors’ – is organised jointly by WINGS and the SDG Philanthropy Platform, with the support of the European Union and in partnership with the Asia Venture Philanthropy Network (AVPN), CIVICUS, […]

#ShiftThePower – Local Voices and Local Needs

A dialogue between Global South sector leaders and their allies in the Global North. MODERATORS Clare Woodcraft (Moderator) – Executive Director for the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy & Kamal Munir – Pro Vice-Chancellor & Academic Director at the University of Cambridge SPEAKERS Dr Samia M Al-Botmeh – Assistant Professor in economics and researcher at the Centre […]

13th Edition of the Global Sankalp Summit

Join the Global South’s leading platform where business meets development. Since its launch in 2009 Sankalp Forum – an Intellecap Initiative – has created an eco-system of entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, multilateral and policymakers who are committed to furthering the cause of development through entrepreneurship and innovation to achieve the UN SDG Sustainable Development Goals by […]

2021 SSIR China Social Innovation Summit

The 2021 China Social Innovation Summit will explore the topic “Reimagining Social Innovation: Three Pathways to Impact,” along with the subtopics of Making Business for Good the New Normal, Technology for Good, and New Power. Now in its tenth year of programming, this convening is produced in collaboration with the Beijing-based Leping Social Entrepreneur Foundation […]

2022 Asia Foundation Development Fellows

The deadline for applications for the 2022 Asia Foundation Development Fellows program has been extended to Monday, December 13, 2021. The Asia Foundation Development Fellows: Emerging Leadership for Asia’s Future program provides highly qualified, young professionals from Asia with an unparalleled opportunity to strengthen their leadership skills and gain in-depth knowledge of Asia’s critical development […]

70 years of International Volunteering for Development

Next month, AVI is celebrating an incredible milestone. 70 years of International Volunteering for Development This is a unique opportunity to acknowledge our rich history and the tens of thousands of people who have helped make this work possible. Join us on October 21 for a live, global virtual event where you’ll see plenty of […]

Access to Professional Development for Low-Cost Private Schools

What are the opportunities and barriers for education service providers given the changing ecosystem of Education in India? India has the largest number of LCPS in the world. Today, these LCPS are accessing multiple solutions in the market to improve learner outcomes and quality of teaching in their school. In this episode, our panelists will […]

Advancing Technology for Community Resilience

This webinar is part of the World Economic Forum Sustainable Development Impact Summit 2021 agenda. 2020 will always be remembered for the pandemic, but for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, it was also the year where they responded to more disasters than at any point than over the last 20 […]

Advancing Tourism Inclusive Businesses in Indonesia: Becoming Investment-Ready

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled. We welcome any interested participants to join us at the Investment Readiness Workshop on Friday, 29 October at 10 am ICT/GMT+7 (11 am SGT/GMT+8). Click here to register. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to welcome you soon. Join us for an online workshop for both small and […]

ANDE Gender-Smart Capacity Building Facility

In partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the ANDE Gender-Smart Capacity Building Facility will award five grants of up to USD $30,000 for pre-investment, gender-smart capacity building services to joint teams of one investor and 1-3 SGBs operating in qualified geographies (Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam).

Asia Pacific Impact Lawyers Online Gathering

This online event is hosted by esela – The legal network for social impact and the APAC Impact Lawyers. Moderated by the newly elected chair of esela APAC Impact Lawyers, Steven Moe of Parry Field Lawyers, this event considers the question “What does it mean to be an Impact Lawyer in Asia Pacific?” Speakers will share their experiences of […]

Asia Sustainability Conference

The South China Morning Post’s Asia Sustainability Conference returns once again this year as a virtual conference bringing together business leaders, sustainability practitioners and policy makers from Hong Kong and across the region to discuss and debate how we can change the way we do things today to build back better in order to protect […]

AVPN Webinar: Behind the World’s First Social Impact Guarantee

What if you could get a money-back guarantee when funding impact? Ten years ago, the first Social Impact Bond (SIB) was launched, kickstarting a movement for impact investing and outcomes-based financing for social impact organisations all over the world. By adapting the SIB model to the Asian context and building on hard won lessons in […]

Behavioural and Implementation Science – Shaping and Sustaining the Future of Health

In this inaugural webinar, BISI’s world-class faculty will discuss how behavioural and implementation scientists have engaged with the epic global health and healthcare challenges of recent years and ways in which this singular collective experience has transformed the research enterprise itself. Drawing on their diverse international backgrounds, our speakers will share successful instances of how […]

Climate, Capital Markets and Global Governance

Join senior leaders from Australia and the United States to explore climate, transition, and the global economic recovery. About this event This public forum welcomes senior leaders from Australia and the United States to explore the latest climate policy developments, their impact on economic strategy and diplomacy, and how Australia’s leading institutions are responding. We […]

Co-Creating Impact Summit

The current pandemic has exposed many fundamental aspects of our society and the world needs to transcend the challenges laid bare by the crisis. One aspect is already clear- the impact agenda will be at the very heart of thinking about the world’s growing number of recovery plans. Will we look back on 2021 as […]

Coffee for Change – Youth for the Nations

How are young people leading changes in the Global South? This session will bring together young leaders and their supporters to hold a conversation around how they have impacted their communities during the Covid-19 crisis and how they continue to strive and grow their nations! Along with understanding how others can create spaces that will […]

Convergence Design Funding

Convergence offers a unique market acceleration opportunity for practitioners to secure feasibility study and proof of concept stage design funding to develop and launch catalytic blended finance vehicles that aim to attract private capital to sustainable development at scale. INDO-PACIFIC DESIGN FUNDING WINDOW The Indo-Pacific Design Funding Window provides grant funding for the design and […]

D3 Accelerator Deep Dive

Climate tech startup founders, this event is for you. Join us on September 2nd at 8am PST for a D3 Accelerator Deep Dive Webinar to learn everything you need to know to apply to our next application cycle. In this webinar you will: Dive into D3’s climate tech accelerator programming and the powerful resources you […]

Data Center Community Grants Program (Singapore)

The Data Center Community Grants Program supports eligible organizations and initiatives that directly impact the immediate community surrounding a Google data center. Grant applications will be accepted from August 16 through October 3, 2021. Applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on October 3, 2021. Please note the following before submitting your application: […]

Delivering for Nutrition in South Asia: Implementation Research in the Context of COVID-19

COVID-19 has disrupted health systems, nutrition services, and food systems around the world, including South Asia. In particular, the pandemic has exacerbated the challenges faced by the most vulnerable groups, including pregnant and lactating women and young children. Research-based evidence and programmatic experiences are essential to support stakeholders to restore services and re-orient programs and […]

Digital Dialogues – Decoding Digital: The New Paradigm

toolbox INDIA is delighted to announce its upcoming Digital Dialogue series, Decoding Digital: The New Paradigm. In the wake of mandatory social spacing, people vehemently did their bit for the underserved communities through digital means, thereby demonstrating the immense potential that digital revolution has for the development sector. Applications for our upcoming Digital Dialogue series […]

Digital Square Launches New Funding Opportunities

Digital Square at PATH is pleased to announce its sixth Call for Applications (Notice F). Digital Square provides resources, advances technology, and fosters alignment to improve how countries and the global health community design, use, and pay for digital health tools and approaches. Through this funding, Digital Square collaborates with innovators to advance adaptable, replicable […]

Does the Rise of Digital Health Technology Help or Harm Health Workers

In the 21st century, digital disruption is happening in every sector. Direct-to-consumer technology solutions are cutting out the middleman and driving increased convenience and lower costs. COVID-19 has catalyzed a watershed moment for digital health adoption. Direct-to-consumer digital technologies can empower individuals to play a greater role in maintaining their own health and serve as […]

Echoing Green Fellowship

WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR Echoing Green supports bold leaders from all over the world who see possibility in the face of the most existential challenges of our day. Together, we strive to build a world that has yet to exist: a future free from racism and its far-reaching consequences where all people can thrive. This […]

Education for Philanthropy Professionals Program

Stanford PACS’ Effective Philanthropy Learning Initiative (EPLI) is excited to announce its next Education for Philanthropy Professionals program, a virtual, executive-style learning course delivered through six half-day sessions over three weeks. We are now taking applications to participate in our upcoming program—October 14-29, 2021. We invite philanthropy professionals in a leading role within a family […]

EduFinance Webinar Series: What’s Next for Low-Cost Private Schools in India?

Opportunity EduFinance is launching a series of virtual discussions with thought leaders from India’s education sector to discuss the changing ecosystem for Low- Cost Private Schools. The webinar series will shed light on the existing challenges, emerging opportunities, and potential solutions to providing access and quality education for all in India. Considering the ongoing school […]

Effective Policymaking to Build the Impact Economy

This online course ‘Effective Policymaking to Build the Impact Economy’ explores the role social enterprise and inclusive business play in building a new future, delivering the SDGs and addressing the world’s most pressing challenges. It focuses on the role of government policy as an enabler to harness the power of business for good. The course […]

Evaluating Social Programmes 2021

Evaluating Social Programmes (ESP) 2021 is a five-day course that explores why and how randomised evaluations can be used to rigorously measure impact for better development outcomes. Applications are due by November 7, 2021 at 11.59pm IST. About the Course  CLEAR/J-PAL South Asia is offering an online training course ‘Evaluating Social Programmes’. Modelled after our in-person course, […]

Fourth ASEAN Inclusive Business Summit

Inclusive businesses provide goods, services, and livelihoods on a commercially viable basis, to people living at the base of the pyramid making them part of the value chain of companies as suppliers, distributors, retailers, or customers. ​ASEAN governments have been exploring means to encourage more inclusive businesses (IB) to emerge, replicate and scale-up, and some […]

FTxSDG Challenge

The FTxSDG Challenge, powered by the Financial Times and Seedstars, has a mission to empower impact-driven entrepreneurs in emerging markets through a startup competition split in thematic challenges based on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. The SDGs themes are: Gender equality Climate Actionhttps://www.heg-fr.ch/en/ Quality Education – sponsored by School of Management Fribourg (HEG-FR) Good Jobs […]

Gender-Responsive Climate Finance Window

The Gender-Responsive Climate Finance Window will award early-stage grant funding for the design and launch of innovative blended finance vehicles focused on the intersection of climate change and gender equality in emerging markets globally. This Window is funded by the Government of Canada. There has been a growing awareness of the climate-gender nexus over the […]

Global Race to Zero Summit

The Global Race to Zero Summit will be delivered in partnership with the UN’s Race to Zero Campaign and will be supported by the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation. The event will be similar in format to last year’s hugely successful Global Smart Energy Summit, which attracted almost 7,000 registrations from over 60 countries, but it […]

GSG Global Impact Summit

The Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GSG) will hold its annual flagship GSG Global Impact Summit online, on 6-8 October 2021. The Summit is the year’s most influential impact investing event delivering impact solutions for people and planet. Over three days, inspirational, thought leading speakers across innovative finance, international development, impact leadership and climate solutions will take participants on […]

Health Equity in the SDG era: Perspectives from Southeast Asia

The George Institute for Global Health, India in collaboration with the Southeast Asia Region of the International Working Group for Health Systems Strengthening (IWG) is proud to present their sixth iteration of the Global Lecture Series on “Health Equity in the SDG era: Perspectives from Southeast Asia”. With eminent panellists from diverse contexts in the domain of health equity. […]