AVPN Global Conference 2023 | 20 - 22 June 2023

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Singapore

About

Building the ecosystem

AVPN is building the ecosystem for social investors with an active presence in Singapore - from foundations and impact funds to corporations, intermediaries and beyond.
 
Singapore has a very robust and vibrant social investment ecosystem. Singapore is the gateway to the rest of Asia with several international relationships flowing through the Southeast Asia Hub. Singapore is well positioned to lead social investment in the region.

Philanthropic Funds

Move financial capital towards impact​

The first-of-their-kind in Asia, our Philanthropic Funds provide unrestricted grants and apply impact measurement techniques – driving deep transformation that matures the ecosystem in Asia. Pool your funds with other capital providers or get help deploying your capital in Asia through an individual fund. Investigate our cause-specific evergreen funds that you can contribute to at any time.

Single-Donor Funds

APAC Sustainability Seed Fund 2.0

By leveraging the success of the first round of the APAC Sustainability Seed Fund, AVPN continues to mobilise continuum of capital into supporting climate solutions in the region.

Pooled Funds

Asian Youth Mental Wellbeing Fund

As a regional ecosystem builder, the Youth Mental Wellbeing Philanthropic Pooled Fund was launched to strengthen youth mental health and wellbeing systems in Asia.

Impact Communities

Connect to unusual allies with common goals

Asian Youth for Impact

Gender Platform

Climate Action

DEAL SHARE PLATFORM

Support deals in Singapore

Support and scale high-impact solutions that have been endorsed by AVPN members throughout Singapore.

Fair works to prevent forced labor and financial exploitation of migrant workers across Asia. We are transforming the recruitment system and setting industry standards for better labor outcomes.

Employability, Financial Inclusion, Gender, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

To connect another 750 critical sites and vulnerable communities (such as schools and hospitals) over 3 years that do not have the resources on their own to get Internet access set up.

Education, Health

Resources

Get more insights about Singapore

Case Studies

Check out the latest portfolio management and achievements from different organisations.

Blogs

Refreshing content for your daily reading covering multiple topics.

Press

Comprehensive up-to-date news coverage from sources all around the world.

MEMBERS IN community

Building strategic social investment

Singapore’s excellent social investment ecosystem coupled with a stable and strong government lays a solid foundation for sustainable finance.

Family Business Network Asia
Quantedge Foundation
The ImPact
Singapore Centre for Social Enterprise (raiSE)
Akaria Natural Capital Pte. Ltd
BHP
BRIDGE Institute
Alliance to End Plastic Waste
Research For Impact Pte. Ltd.
UOB Venture Management Private Limited

MEMBERS IN community

Building strategic social investment

Singapore’s excellent social investment ecosystem coupled with a stable and strong government lays a solid foundation for sustainable finance.

connector

Connect with members

Jasmine Chew

Regional Head of Asia,
Macquarie Group Foundation

Regula Schegg

Managing Director, Asia,
Circulate Capital

Cheryl Chen

Director, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability, Asia Pacific, S&P Global

Esther An

Chief Sustainability Officer,
City Developments Limited (CDL)

Angeline Chin

Global Community Impact APAC Lead,
Johnson & Johnson

Shweta Shukla

Director, Sustainable Business & Communications,
UNILEVER ASIA PTE LTD

Market focus

Building strategic social investment

Singapore’s social economy is transitioning to the growth stage, driven by collaborative philanthropy and creative approaches such as impact investing and blended finance.

GET IN TOUCH

Let's create impact together

Connect with us now to know more about Singapore’s social investment landscape.

Young Park

Senior Manager, Singapore at AVPN

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