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
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
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CEO of Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation addresses limitations in India’s present ‘electrification’ situation, and how the Foundation leverages on alternative energy solutions, technology, and policy frameworks to overcome these issues.Read This Post
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Member Dr. Reddy’s Foundation’s multi-pronged skilling model has not only equipped youth in India, but also other key stakeholders, from employers to parents, to match skill-sets and overcome socio-economic constraints. Here are 5 takeaways on what it takes to scale skilling solutions.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.