Policy Brief

Social Finance and Social Enterprises: A New Frontier for Development in Indonesia


This report details the social financing landscape in Indonesia, providing an in-depth analysis of the country’s regulatory framework for social finance, a portrait of social finance activities and social enterprises in Indonesia, and a framework for impact monitoring. The area of social finance has garnered a significant amount of attention over the last couple of years. A myriad of communities, reports, forums, and interest funds have sprouted up around the Southeast Asian region with Indonesia as a focus. To provide perspective to this growing attention, ANGIN had taken the liberty to look into the social finance ecosystem in Indonesia, dissecting the different layers of the ecosystem, the regulatory constraints affecting social enterprises, as well as the demand-side, supply-side, and support side that comprises the social finance ecosystem.



A. Environmental Stewardship
To protect the environment, we organize programmes like mangrove nursery and Reforestation, Coastal and River Clean-Up, Community Based Environmental Solid Waste Management, Environmental IEC Campaign and Eco-Academy

B. Food Security and Sustainable Livelihood
To ensure a sustainable livelihood for the community, eco-tourism include Buhatan River Cruise Visitor Center Buhatan River Mangrove Boardwalk are run by the community. Others include Organic Vegetable and Root crops Farming, Vegetable and Root crops Chips and by-products Processing and establishing a Zero waste store.

C. Empowered Communities
To empower the community, we provide product and Agri-Enterprise Development Training, Immersion and Learnings Exchange Program, Earth Warrior Training and Community Based Social Entrepreneurship Training

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