AVPN July Webinar: Benefit Corporation: Understanding the Role of Policymakers and Stakeholders

Date

July 31, 2017

The AVPN Asia Policy Forum (APF) is a convening platform for social economy advocates, offering practical learning opportunities to support governments in Asia to build an enabling environment for the social economy.

This inaugural APF webinar featured the role of policymakers and stakeholders in rolling out legislation that supports the benefit corporation movement.

The webinar focused on:

  • An overview of the benefit corporation key developments across the world and in the Asian region provided by Asia-Pacific B Corporation Association
  • A case study on proposed amendments to the Taiwan’s Companies Act by Professor Richard Y. Fang from the Department of Law of Chinese Cultural University, Taiwan.
  • How the public, private, and people sector have come together to collaborate on the legislative journey