AVPN Global Conference 2023 | 20 - 22 June 2023



Mainland China


Building the ecosystem

AVPN is building the ecosystem for social investors with an active presence in China - from foundations and impact funds to corporations, intermediaries and beyond

A developing market and the 2nd largest economy of the world, China is emphasizing responsible business and investment to build a society of mutual prosperity.


Support deals in Mainland China

Support and scale high-impact solutions that have been endorsed by AVPN members throughout Mainland China.
ALIA will take the lead with industry-wide solutions to address cost competitiveness and sustainability. Beneficiaries are cleaner environment for society and continued business viability.

Climate Action and Environment, Energy, Governance

This project is a FOAKE (first-of-a-kind engineering) DEMO plant in urban city for the food waste recycling with sustainable organic vertical farming showcase with zero-waste and circular economy.

Agriculture, Climate Action and Environment, Energy

Huimin works to provide small loans to natural persons, individual industrial and commercial households, small enterprises, and rural women in China’s Ningxia province in order to enhance their financial inclusion.

Agriculture, Financial Inclusion, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

Ocean Material Group works to prevent ocean plastic pollution through an impactful solutions platform for circular materials, upstream solutions like infrastructure and educational projects, and its network of stakeholders committed to ending ocean plastic pollution.

Climate Action and Environment, Education, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

Mapsea Corp.’s job matching platform SEASON is a specialised marine recruitment platform, utilising technology to link marine jobs to the right talent. The returns generated will be directed towards building a marine forest.


We aim to ensure access to high quality, inclusive, and youth-centred life skills and financial literacy for all children and young people worldwide, especially to the most vulnerable.

Education, Employability, Financial Inclusion

Landcent (China) fights malaria by developing next generation vector control products. Our products will be used across malaria endemic countries, with primary beneficiaries being children under 5 and women.

Gender, Health, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

Clear Plate is an app that rewards people for not wasting food and carries out the virtue of cherishing food. An AI is used to distinguish between finished and unfinished plates, and rewards users with clear plates with points to redeem for rewards or charitable giving.

Climate Action and Environment


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MEMBERS IN community

Building strategic social investment

Mainland China has one of the most vibrant social investment markets in Southeast Asia with many social enterprises operating at scale.


Connect with members

Chang Liu

Managing Director (Greater China and Southeast Asia), ACCESS Health International

Lan Lan

Corporate Responsibility Senior Manager, PwC China

Wen Jinghong

Ruby Lv

Co-Founder, Impact Hub Shanghai

Beiwei Li

Secretary General, Yifang Foundation

Hengka (Henry) Ji

Partner, Zhong Lun Law Firm

Market focus

Building strategic social investment

Mainland China's social economy is transitioning to the growth stage, driven by collaborative philanthropy and creative approaches to social funding such as pooled CSR funds.


Let's create impact together

Connect with us now to know more about Mainland China’s social investment landscape

Ariel Xu

Head, China Operations at AVPN

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