Reject the notion that you “can’t.” Act with a sense of urgency. Be a driver of systems change. And 5 additional takeaways from this year’s AVPN conference on social investing.
Social enterprises are a growing phenomenon in Asia. This guide will help you understand what they are, how they function, and how they contribute to social and environmental change in Asia.
There were two big announcements in Indonesian and Chinese philanthropy very recently. Is Bill Gates to thank?
Here are five inferences about Asian philanthropists from the 2014 BNP Baripas Individual Philanthropy Index.
The Tahir Foundation, the Gates Foundation, and 8 other Indonesian philanthropists have committed to providing millions to the Indonesia Health Fund over the next five years.
The European Commission’s disaster policy consortium MICRODIS, organized an Asian Symposium on Disaster Impact and Assessment in Asia conference. The bad new is that philanthropy can’t seem to get its act together and coordinate a response platform for donors and NGOs in the region.
I share my observations during my recent trip to Indonesia. One major rebuilding effort was the $250 million highway running 150 kilometers down Aceh’s western coast. The highway starts from Banda Aceh to Calang.
I share my observations during my recent trip to Indonesia. The tsunami lifted boats and placed them far inland. The “boat on the house” and the “power plant” are the most famous ones.
I share my observations during my recent trip to Indonesia.The farmers of Masen Village were dependent on government subsidy programs and purchasing rice from other communities to make ends meet.
The Indian tsunami left a large number of orphans and the chaos and confusion that followed provided a ripe climate for child trafficking and an increase in the number of children that would be forced into the streets.