AVPN is building the ecosystem for social investors with an active presence in India - from foundations and impact funds to corporations, intermediaries and beyond
Over the past decade, wealth in India has grown dramatically and with it comes more sophisticated and engaged philanthropists and social investors. This group is tackling many of the economic inequalities still challenging the country through market-based approaches.
India has a vibrant civil society that has sustained momentum on solving several critical social issues since the early 1960s. Charity and social entrepreneurship are deeply rooted in the Indian ethos. Download the report to access India's social investment landscape.Download this report Explore the Interactive Toolkit
Co-founder and Head, KnowledgeSattva Consulting
CEOSocial Venture Partners India
Head of Partnerships and OutreachSocial Alpha (Foundation for Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship)
Senior Manager - PartnershipsDr.Reddy's Foundation
Secretary - CEO's OfficeWockhardt Foundation
This report describes 33 innovative financing and delivery programs selected based on their relevance to broader health systems and potential to achieve positive impact for poor people.View This APF Resource
This report analyzes the experiences of India, Kenya, Mexico, and Myanmar in implementing the Guidelines for Effective Philanthropic Engagement, to bring foundations and governments closer together on a theme of common interest.View This APF Resource
Kellogg’s shares its case studies and best practices to ensure no child starts the day hungry. Find out about the impact they are creating in Asia-Pacific.Read This Post
As the enthusiasm for digital financial services grows, connectivity infrastructure is critical for their success, and for the end users to be connected to the digital world.Read This Post
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.
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.