‘Diversity & Inclusion’ workshops

Introduction: General statistics states that around 5-6 percent of people in India are estimated to be persons with disabilities, about 90 percent of them are either unskilled or unemployed and only about 1 percent of them are employed in formal employment. In this context, Dr Reddy’s Foundation (DRF) a not-for-profit organization is committed to respond to this challenge […]

“What If a Fire Never Became a Disaster?” Webinar

Wednesday, February 24 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM Hong Kong 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM Pacific 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM Eastern The parallels are strong: drought, parched landscapes, high temperatures, prolonged heatwaves, and dry lightning storms.California, Australia and the Amazon are burning. All are vulnerable as climate change and human changes to landscapes increase […]

“创建零碳与气候适应型未来”-商业责任国际论坛

AVPN 作为5月23日24日在海口举办的“创建零碳与气候适应型未来”-RBF商业责任国际论坛 的重要合作伙伴 announce our partnership,诚挚的邀请各位参与本次大会。以气候创新为主题,本次大会将会有来自全球的300余位业界精英和领军人士聚首海南,共同分享和探讨零碳和循环经济解决方案,共同展望可持续和气候适应性的未来。来自大型企业、初创企业、城市、政府和国际组织的专家将出席论坛,介绍他们先进的气候创新理念。为了这些创新理念的加速落地,重构人类气候的光明未来,论坛将围绕所需的伙伴关系、投资机会和政策变革进行全方位、多维度的探讨与对接。 《巴黎气候协定》通过呼吁各国在其碳排放水平基础上减少人为的温室气体排放,为全球向零碳、气候适应型未来转型提供了一个低碳经济发展蓝图。为了实现这一目标,来自公共部门和私营企业的利益相关方须共同推进可持续发展合作伙伴关系,并积极采取应对气候变化的行动。 为了推动气候创新领域的跨界合作,本次高峰论坛邀请了跨国公司如玛氏,阿里巴巴,中电国际,英特飞,SIG与可持续发展领域的国际顶级智库,如世界自然基金会,阿拉善SEE基金会,斯德歌尔摩环境研究院,落基山研究所,公众环境研究中心等开展对话。 RBF商业责任国际论坛将通过演讲和圆桌的形式呈现来自企业,创业公司,城市治理的气候创新领域的前沿解决方案。论坛将围绕建筑与基础设施,交通与运输业,能源与碳排放,制造业,食品与农业,以及林业及生态系统六大关键行业,来讨论产业合作,投资及政策趋势,以加速及推动环境友好创新解决方案的规模化落地应用。 通过参与气候创新工作坊,参会人员将有机会与六大行业领域的专家学者进行交流互动并探讨创新解决方案。气候创新平行工作坊将深入探讨基于具体行业背景的挑战。每个工作坊包括演讲及圆桌讨论环节,将有来自政府,国际组织及大型公司的高管及专家学者参与,讨论关于如何推进合作关系,绿色投资和环保创新技术落地,以及加速规模化的政策建议及行动方案。 欲了解大会更多信息,请关注会议网站 (http://www.responsiblebusiness.com/forum/responsible-business-forum-climate-innovation-2019/) AVPN’S 的合作伙伴可以通过使用此 AVPNRBFCH19D.在here注册,享受20%  RBF China商业责任论坛的门票折扣。 我们期待5月23日24日在海口与您见面 。 更多信息请联系:social@globalintiatives.com

[TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE WEBINAR] The day after the coronavirus crisis Multidisciplinary and comparative research on corona exit strategies

Guest speaker Professor Deborah Shmueli, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Haifa, Israel 15:00 – 16:00 (Taiwan time), Thursday, 18 June 2020 Sign-in instructions will be emailed to all registered participants prior to the webinar Registration link  The global coronavirus pandemic has taken an enormous toll on healthcare systems and the economy globally. […]

#BuildBackBetter: Making Finance Work for the 99% in Indonesia

Making Finance Work for the 99%: A Chat with Indonesia’s Leaders Pre-COVID, all eyes were on Indonesia as a hotspot for innovative finance. As the pandemic pulls away the curtains of development finance, the country is coming to terms with the fact that finance wasn’t really working for the 99%. Although innovative finance holds great potential for […]

#LiftUpPhilanthropy: Boosting local philanthropy to make aid localisation a reality

This high-level digital event – in the framework of the project ‘Unlocking Philanthropy’s Potential: Enhancing the enabling environment, effectiveness and leveraging the contributions of philanthropy actors’ – is organised jointly by WINGS and the SDG Philanthropy Platform, with the support of the European Union and in partnership with the Asia Venture Philanthropy Network (AVPN), CIVICUS, […]

#ShiftThePower – Beyond Grants: Driving System Change Across the Ecosystem

A dialogue between Global South sector leaders and their allies in the Global North. SPEAKERS Moderator – Clare Woodcraft, Executive Director for the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy & Dr Kamal Munir, Pro Vice-Chancellor & Academic Director at the University of Cambridge Dr Frank Aswani – CEO, African Venture Philanthropy Alliance (AVPA) Naina Batra – CEO, […]

100 Year Lives in Asia’ Happy Hour

Professor Kate Cagney, Chair of 100YLA and Mark Barnekow, Executive Director, UChicago Yuen Campus Hong Kong cordially invite you to join us at ‘100 Year Lives in Asia’ Happy Hour.

100YLA Online Conversation Series: Responsibilities Across Generations [LIVE Webinar]

100 Year Lives in Asia (100YLA) Life expectancy in Asia has increased significantly from 1955 to 2020. In many Asian societies, centenarians are still celebrated, but they are no longer a rarity. Society and government policies have not been designed around the expectation that people will live to 100. Education, career, family, financial security and […]

100YLA Online Conversations Series – Episode 6: Government Policy and Social Safety Nets

Increasing pressures on governments to care for the elderly exist in almost every country. Larger numbers of retirees dependent on personal savings and the government social safety net are placing greater stresses on legacy policies. Cracks in financial and health systems are beginning to show and new ideas are needed accompanied by effective policies in […]

10th Sankalp Global Summit

Globally, there are 3 billion people living around the world that have limited access to basic services and improved livelihoods. The good news though is that with the advent of technology, growing businesses and increased amount of capital, these 3 billion people have a chance to access and live a better life. Businesses have over […]

10th School Choice National Conference

The School Choice National Conference (SCNC) is our flagship conference on education policy that brings together educationists, researchers, policy experts, activists and government officials to explore, discuss and debate various dimensions of school education in India. The conference has been an important platform enabling us to disseminate research and data among stakeholders, draw media interest, and engage policy experts, […]

11th Sankalp Global Summit

The 11th Sankalp Global Summit will be hosted in Mumbai, India on 26th & 27th of November, 2019. The Summit will bring together 1000+ of the world’s most promising entrepreneurs, impact investors, corporates, multilaterals, development finance institutions, foundations and government representatives. Since 2009, Sankalp has showcased and discovered 1600+ entrepreneurs, through 21+ editions and has […]

12th Asian Financial Forum (AFF) 2019

About AFF 2019 Co-organised by the HKSAR Government and the HKTDC, the AFF has gone from strength to strength since its inception, with the most recent edition attracting more than 3,000 global leaders in government, finance and business from 46 countries and regions to gather intelligence, establish connections, and explore business and investment opportunities. Under […]

13th Asia Pacific Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production

The theme for the 13th APRSCP is “Enabling SCP towards Achieving Green Growth”. This theme is based on enhancing sustainable development and addressing challenges of climate change through the following criteria: Increasing Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) implementation to escalate Green Growth in the Asia-Pacific Region; Greater involvement of private sector participation for enhancing ownership of and […]

13th Asian Financial Forum

Redefining Growth: Innovation ∙ Breakthrough ∙ Inclusiveness 13-14 January 2020 | Hong Kong The 13th Asian Financial Forum (AFF) will bring together influential financial and business leaders from around the world, including the former US Fed Chair Janet Yellen and 2019 Nobel Prize Winner Abhijit Banerjee, to examine pressing issues such as trade and supply […]

13th Edition of the Global Sankalp Summit

Join the Global South’s leading platform where business meets development. Since its launch in 2009 Sankalp Forum – an Intellecap Initiative – has created an eco-system of entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, multilateral and policymakers who are committed to furthering the cause of development through entrepreneurship and innovation to achieve the UN SDG Sustainable Development Goals by […]

14th Asian Financial Forum

The 14th Asian Financial Forum on 18-19 January 2021 will be held online. All sessions and elements, including Fintech Showcase, FintechHK Startup Salon, Deal Flow Matchmaking Session, InnoVenture Salon and Global Investment Zone, will be transplanted onto a virtual platform and continue to provide participants with comprehensive AFF experience. Themed “Reshaping World Economic Landscape”, the […]

14th EVPA Annual Conference – New Frontiers for Impact

Registrations for the 14th EVPA Annual Conference – New Frontiers for Impact are now open! Be part of this special edition taking place in Warsaw, Poland, on 29 and 30 November 2018. Over 50 organisations will lead workshops or contribute to sessions, exploring new ways of working together and building new solutions for a better society. Don’t miss out […]

15th EVPA Annual Conference

This year EVPA (European Venture Philanthropy Association) is celebrating impact! For their 15th anniversary, EVPA Annual Conference joins forces with ImpactCity during the ImpactFest in the Hague, gathering 1000 participants from all over the world on 5-7 November 2019. At this ultimate interactive event for foundations and impact funds you have a chance to have […]

16th EVPA Annual Conference

Turning ideas into impact! Combining the spirit of investing with the soul of philanthropy is what EVPA calls venture philanthropy, a modern and sustainable approach to combat today’s global challenges. Do you want to discuss, co-create and network with hundreds of other European professionals in the impact field? Join us online on 21-24 September for […]

2015 ANDE Annual Conference

Registration now open! Each year, the ANDE Annual Conference is the largest gathering of members from around the globe. The event is targeted at senior-level executives of ANDE member organizations, including leading investors, capacity development providers, foundations, banks, corporations, DFIs, and research institutions. Last year they had over 200 participants from 154 organizations and 31 countries […]

2016 CSEIF Annual Conference

Theme:  Discovering Social Enterprises in China Steering Chair:  Yuan En Space Media Partner:  Chinese Philanthropists, China Business News, Xinhua News Agency, Youku, and Chin@ Moments/Channel Wu. (TBC) Estimated Scale of Attendance:  About 1000 Participants Highlights of 2016 Annual Forum International Perspective We have invited speakers and guests from international organizations, overseas social enterprises, and other […]

2017 B Corp ASIA Forum

B Lab is a nonprofit organization that serves a global movement of people using business as a force for goodTM. Its vision is that one day all companies compete not only to be the best IN the world, but the best FOR the World® and as a result society will enjoy a more shared and durable prosperity. Today, more than […]

2018 Asia Pacific Social Enterprise Summit

Today, Asia is faced with numerous unsolved problems. Tomorrow, how can Asia utilize social innovation in tackling difficult issues? The Summit presents trends on Food & Agriculture, Ageing, Minority Employment, Environment & Green Energy. The Summit gathers representatives from industry, government and civil society to look for opportunities for change in tomorrow’s Asia. 1. Event marketing […]

2019 Asia Impact Nights

2019 ASIA IMPACT NIGHTS IS PRESENTED BY TONIIC AND D3 JUBILEE PARTNERS Please join us on November 21st – 23rd in Jeju Island, South Korea! Asian businesses and investors are awakening to opportunities to deploy natural capital to address critical climate issues in the region. We invite you to join us on picturesque JeJu Island […]

2019 GIIN Investor Forum

The impact investing movement is gaining momentum as increasingly more and more investors are considering the social and environmental impact of their investments alongside financial performance. This October, the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) is hosting impact investing leaders from around the world at the 2019 GIIN Investor Forum. Register for the Forum to engage […]

2019 Global Cotton Sustainability Conference

The 2019 Global Cotton Sustainability Conference brings the entire sector together June 12th and 13th to shape a more sustainable future for cotton. Join industry leaders and experts for an interactive opportunity to explore topics at field level, in the supply chain and in consumer-facing business. On 11 June, prior to this public conference, the […]

2019 GSG Impact Summit

The annual global gathering of the leaders of the impact movement will come to Latin America for the very first time. Join over 1000 delegates from across 60+ countries in the historic city of Santiago, Chile, where we will explore and accelerate disruption for impact, review our journey to the tipping point for impact investment, […]

2020 Concordia Annual Summit

The 10th Concordia Annual Summit will take place digitally from September 21 to September 25, 2020. This year, we’ve reimagined the Annual Summit to bring you our largest and most impactful convening to date. We’re stepping up this year to become the main global platform for world leaders to share their voice, and we don’t […]