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Impact Communities

Together in a group, we move with an agenda.

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The Continuum of Capital

The Continuum of Capital examines trends in social investment and in particular, resources, investor behaviour and funding flows.

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Social Investment Landscape in Asia

A guide to the opportunities for social investment in Asia.

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Capability Development Model

Improving efficiency and effectiveness in creating social impact.

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Impact Investing in Asia

GIIN’s Roadmap for the future of Impact Investing presents a strategic approach to negotiating the unique opportunities and challenges presented by the social investing space.

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Impact Management Project

The Impact Management Project (IMP) is an unprecedented opportunity to reach consensus on how we measure and therefore manage impact.

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Inclusive Business

367 million people in ASEAN live on USD6 or less a day, constituting what is known as the base of the pyramid (BoP). Inclusive businesses seek to provide goods, services, and livelihoods on a commercially viable basis, either at scale or scalable, to people living at the BoP.

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Innovative Finance Models: The New Face of Philanthropy

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A Shareholder Say on Climate Is Crucial For Climate Action

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Accountability & Action: Addressing Evidence Gaps in Strengthening Human Rights for Women and Girls

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AVPN Webinar: Gender Lens Investing – Driving Value for Investors in Vietnam

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3 Ways to Nurture Young Solution-Makers for Key Urban Issues

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AVPN Webinar: Understanding the Role of Philanthropy and Social Finance in Innovative Giving Models

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Addressing Gender & Climate will Amplify the Impact of Both Agendas

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Why Radical Collaboration Is the Future of Business: A Multi-Sectoral Approach to Innovation

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Empowering Youth to Tackle Climate Change and Preserve Cultural Rights

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Greening the Internet: Collaborating for a Sustainable Digital Future

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AVPN Webinar | Information Session: Applying to the iSTAR Challenge Fund

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AVPN Webinar: Financial Inclusion for Southeast Asia’s Underserved

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The Opportunity to Invest in Strategies That Transform Asia’s Waste Management and Recycling Industry

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Young female entrepreneurs at the heart of COVID-19 recovery

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Breaking Down Barriers to Climate Action in South Asia

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How “Business Unusual” can Ensure NGOs are Positioned to Help Build Local Resilience to Climate Change

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Planting our future leaders: a case study to democratizing civic engagement in the Philippines

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8 ways to improve education and build a better world

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Invisible Entrepreneurs: How to empower women behind the craft

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The New Indian CSR Regime: 4 Key Changes You Should Know

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AVPN Webinar: Collaborative Approaches for Fostering Healthcare Innovations

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The $1 Billion Answer to Universal Vision Care

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Tackling Climate and Gender Through Social Entrepreneurship: Why Your Community Plan Matters More Than Your Business Plan

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Tackling Hong Kong’s Double Crisis: A Case Study on Bridging the Funding Gap

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What’s Powering Tech for Good Startups?

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Three Ways COVID19 has Shifted the North-South Power Balance of Philanthropy

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Three lessons on shifting power in the age of Zoom meetings

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Lessons Learned: User-Centered Design at the Ganesha Cookstove Project

Reports

AVPN 2020 Annual Review

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Key Social Entrepreneurs Supporting PwDs During the Pandemic – a Rights-Based Approach

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Best of 2020 Social Investment Insights | Money Meets Mission Podcast Series

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Steps towards a green recovery — what roles do the public and private sectors play?

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The Driving Force behind Investments into Climate Solutions

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Investing in an Inclusive Startup Ecosystem in Bangladesh

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AVPN Webinar: The Power of Intermediaries to Catalyse Corporate Social Impact

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AVPN Webinar: Reviving Livelihoods Post COVID: Leveraging Innovative Finance

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We see social investment as a continuum that encompasses everything from philanthropy and venture philanthropy to impact investing, CSR and sustainable investment. We call this the “Continuum of Capital”.

We see social investment as a continuum that encompasses everything from philanthropy and venture philanthropy to impact investing, CSR and sustainable investment. We call this the “Continuum of Capital”.

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