2-Day Free Entrepreneurship Bootcamp

Young Founders School is a free startup bootcamp who take high school students from ideation to pitch deck and pitching real venture capitalists in just 36 hours with emphasis on changing mindsets.

3.2.1 Education

3.2.1 Provides training to teachers, as well as easy, and quick to deploy solutions that visibly boost teacher performances and increase learning and motivation in the classroom.

3C’s of Hope!

Develops employability of youth and women in underprivileged communities in India, through technology driven and design-thinking based education programmes.

40K PLUS English Literacy Program

PLUS English uses low-cost technology to make English language learning accessible to rural Cambodian primary & secondary schools. This project aims to extend the program to 250 schools over 3 years.

5 Trends Indicating the Philippines Is Ripe for EdTech Investment

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With a population of 100 million and a $330+ billion GDP growing at 6 percent per year, the Philippines is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. Amidst its growth, the developing nation, like others in Southeast Asia, still faces significant challenges, particularly affecting its youth. These challenges include access to relevant, quality education, and paths to sustainable careers.

6 Lessons for Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) in the Time of COVID-19

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With schools across the globe closing, the COVID-19 health emergency has brought unprecedented change and uncertainty to 1.5 billion learners in 165 countries1. Students are learning to adapt to the online educational opportunities that government and schools are hurrying to deliver to meet the challenge. For millions of young children at the pre-primary level, however, sources of safety and comfort – found in the familiar routine and structure provided by planned activities at school – are now dramatically altered.

8 ways to improve education and build a better world

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It is not enough to just recover physically and economically from the global pandemic; it has also disrupted one billion children’s learning, leaving many permanently disadvantaged. But we can also see the way forward: innovation.

A Sneak Peek on the Latest Investments Made by Some of Our Members

Our members are creating social impact all around Asia and we at AVPN are proud to publicise their new investments, which are helping to target hot social issues such as women and health, prevent future natural disasters, as well as actively reshaping the future state of the world through education. In the employment and livelihoods […]

A.T.E. Chandra Foundation

A.T.E. Chandra Foundation (ATECF) anchors the philanthropic giving of Chandra Family. Strategic "portfolio approach” to social investments has helped advance and maximise its impact through various interventions. The Foundation works in collaboration with many leading Indian and Global organisations in the social sector such as Centre for Social Impact & Philanthropy (CSIP), The Bridgespan Group […]

Aavishkaar Venture Management Services

Aavishkaar Capital is the equity arm of The Aavishkaar Group which manages in excess of US$1 billion in AUM across equity and credit. The Group’s shareholders include TIAA-Nuveen, Shell Foundation, Triodos Bank and Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank. Aavishkaar Capital is one of the global pioneers in taking an entrepreneurship based approach to scaling businesses for […]

ABC World Asia Pte Ltd

ABC World Asia is a Singapore-headquartered and Asia-focused private equity fund dedicated to impact investing. We invest in companies that drive positive change by addressing the world’s most pressing challenges such as climate change, resource scarcity, and deepening inequality. Our investment themes include financial and digital inclusion, better health and education, climate and water solutions, […]

ABC World Asia Pte Ltd

ABC World Asia is a Singapore-headquartered and Asia-focused private equity fund dedicated to impact investing. We invest in companies that drive positive change by addressing the world’s most pressing challenges such as climate change, resource scarcity, and deepening inequality. Our investment themes include financial and digital inclusion, better health and education, climate and water solutions, […]

ABS CBN Foundation

ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation Inc. (ALKFI) is a non-stock, non-profit organization established by ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation to facilitate the company s social development programs. Originally established as ABS-CBN Foundation Inc. in 1989, the foundation has served as a manifestation of the company s commitment to be in the service of the Filipino people. In 2013, […]

ActionAid International

Action Aid International help people fight poverty and injustice, making impact in agriculture, education, environment, health and land conservation sectors.

Acumen Investments

Patient Capital, Early stage investments, Access to expertise and post-investment support

Addressing Leadership Crisis in the Social Sector

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Dr Reddy’s Foundation recently launched its 15-month Atira Leadership Accelerator Programme to address the paucity of visionary leaders within the social sector. Find out which competency areas that DRF is targeting.

Adolescent Empowerment (AEP)

Empowers adolescents in India through an advocacy programme that ensures equal rights and access to healthcare and education.

Adopt-a-School Development Project

HBI’s Adopt-a-School Project focuses on the total improvement of impoverished rural Philippine public schools and the improvement of the schooling children’s parents’ capacity to earn a more sufficient income.

Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency, also known as ADRA, is the global humanitarian arm of the Seventh-day Adventist church-part of the 20 million strong Adventist community, with hundreds of thousands of churches globally and the world’s largest integrated healthcare and education network. ADRA delivers relief and development assistance to individuals in more than 118 […]

Air Pollution Protection & Education

Smart Air is a clean air workshop program that teaches people how to protect themselves from air pollution. We target those living in cities in Asia, of whom 90% breathe polluted air on an ongoing basis.