AVPN September 2015 Webinar Recording- Social Innovations In Environment


Global warming, toxic waste pollutions, deforestation… Environmental issues are always close to the heart of mankind. Against the backdrop of a global environmental deterioration, social innovation becomes an important force to address and solve various issues and to work towards sustainable development.

In our first investment showcase webinar, we are introducing two social enterprises in the environment space. This will be part of a series of investment showcase webinars which we will be introducing in the next few months.

In addition to the investment showcase, we will invite two AVPN members Nexus-Carbon for Development and Golden Gate Ventures to talk about Carbon Financing and Technology and the Internet in the realm of social innovations.

The webinar recording is available here:



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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