Now in its sixth year, the AVPN Conference will bring together a diverse group of funders and resource providers from around the globe to take part in the largest gathering of social investors in Asia.
With the theme "Maximising Impact", the 2018 Conference reflects the importance of strategic, collaborative, and outcome-focused approaches to social investing - from philanthropy to impact investing, the conference will cover a range of impact areas and investment approaches. View the Agenda for key topics of interest.
4 min read For most new philanthropists, making the transition from the corporate world to philanthropy can be intimidating. At first, it seems like they are opposing worlds with starkly contrasting objectives: one is motivated by profits while the other by creating positive social impact. I have realized, however, that the core skillsets of business are essential to making philanthropy more efficient and effective.…Read More
5 min read The landscape of social entrepreneurship and impact investment in Indonesia keeps evolving. While more are contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), some have become less active or even left our ecosystem. With fragmented information, newcomers (international or domestic) often find it challenging to map out key players in the space.…Read More