AVPN Webinar: Revolutionising Education Systems in a Post COVID-19 Future

11 August 2020


Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended routines we once considered normal. Overnight, education systems around the world are forced to digitise education as students move towards home-based learning. It is a historic moment in education as we are being made to confront difficult questions and challenge the traditional methods used in the formal schooling experience. While technology has facilitated this leap in education, the crisis situation has also exposed wide underlying gaps in areas such as accessibility to information and communication tools, competency and training in operating educational technology, last-mile digital connectivity, and readily available data to aid coordinated and effective mobilisation of resources on the ground.

This 1.5-hour online session will comprise of a case presentation showcasing China’s unique experiences, followed by a multi-sectoral and cross-regional panel discussion. It will dive deeper into the current revolution in education with perspectives from grantmakers, private sector investors, academia, and non-state partners to policy programmes in China and Malaysia.

This webinar:

  • Gleaned from China and Malaysia’s unique experiences as they share how they have navigated learning in this post-lockdown phase
  • Identified innovative approaches adopted by education practitioners, investors and key stakeholders to ensure continued learning in the short, mid and long-term
  • Discussed the potential and impact of EdTech in light of CV19, outlining the challenges of transitioning to online learning in different communities across the region

Access session resource:


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

Did you enjoy reading this?

You might also be interested in


AVPN March 2014 Webinar: Social Impact Bonds with Social Finance US


AVPN March 2014 Webinar: Social Impact Bonds with Social Ventures Australia


AVPN August 2014 Webinar: Poverty Eradication and Rural Community Development through Venture Philanthropy

Stay updated. Sign up for the #1 newsletter on social investment in Asia.

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

©2021 Asian Venture Philanthropy Network | AVPN is registered in Singapore as a charity (UEN 201016116M)