AVPN is building the ecosystem for social investors with an active presence in Cambodia - from foundations and impact funds to corporations, intermediaries and beyond
Two decades of strong economic growth have propelled Cambodia towards attaining lower-middle-income status in 2015. Diversification of the economy and improvement of basic social services including education and healthcare are key to achieve sustainable development.
Historically an aid-dependent economy, many of Cambodia’s 3,500 NGOs are looking to diversify their funding streams. The country’s 92 social enterprises 260 revenue-generating NGOs are the important catalyst to the development of the social economy. Download the report to access Cambodia’s social investment landscape.Download this report Explore the Interactive Toolkit
This snapshot presents an overview of the impact investment landscape in selected countries in South and Southeast Asia, specifically Bangladesh, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam.View This APF Resource
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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.
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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.
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