An upper-middle-income country driven by religious values, Malaysia is fast becoming a hub for responsible investment. Its drive for innovation continues to underpin its emerging social investment market.

Dorothy Ching
AVPN Representative

Dorothy Ching

Membership Services Manager
Landscape Report

Social Investment Landscape in Malaysia

Malaysia has a nascent social entrepreneurship scene with about 100 social enterprises. Strong government support is spurring innovative approaches to building the social economy including the Social Outcome Fund and socially responsible sukuk. Download the report to access Malaysia’s social investment landscape.

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  • Liem Ay Ling

    Liem Ay Ling

    Senior Advisor: Private Sector PartnershipsInternational Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

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    Senior Vice PresidentYayasan Hasanah (Hasanah Foundation)

  • Jason Wai Cheong Yip

    Jason Wai Cheong Yip

    Regional Head of Market, Government Affairs and Donor Relations DivisionInternational Committee of the Red Cross (CN)

  • Khairul Azri Mohamad Khalid

    Khairul Azri Mohamad Khalid

    Asst Manager, Youth Engagement DepartmentYouth Trust Foundation (myHarapan)

  • Chai Schnyder

    Chai Schnyder

    Member of the Asia Advisory BoardThe Dariu Foundation

  • Daniel Chian

    Daniel Chian

    ChairmanFairview International School

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November 30, 2017

Jumping hurdles together: Supporting small business and social enterprise in South East Asia

Social entrepreneurs in South East Asia face significant barriers to growth.
 
Pioneer Post presents key research recommendations on how governments and investors can give social enterprises a better chance of taking flight.
 
This report is collaboratively launched by AVPN, ASEAN CSR Network and Oxfam.

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November 1, 2017

More Financial And Technical Support Needed For MSMEsin ASEAN, A Key Recommendation From Report Launched At ASEAN Inclusive Business Summit

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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