The 3 day gathering will feature examples of collaboration from AVPN members across Asia including deep dives into sectors like: education, health, livelihoods, the environment, and more. The program will also include an overview of the social investment landscape in Asia, highlighting key challenges and opportunities across the spectrum of investment stages from grants to impact investment.
"I left Hong Kong as a more knowledgeable person than I was when I checked in"
Arif Ekram, The Foundation Center
“A wonderful, collegial atmosphere where truly authentic relationships were allowed to develop and strengthen.”
Naveen Menon, A.T. Kearney
"What really distinguishes this crowd is not only is it knowledgeable and diverse but it’s action-oriented"
Paul Carttar, Bridgespan
The 2017 annual summit, centred around “Collaborative Policies to Enhance the Social Economy”, brought together 89 policymakers and practitioners from 21 countries in Asia, Africa, Europe as well as the US, hosted in the UN Conference Center for the first time.…Read More
30 Social Purpose Orgnisations (SPOs) pitched in six concurrent sessions that covered issues on responsible consumerism, entrepreneurship and training, environment and conservation, empowerment through technology, social inclusion and education.…Read More
At the AVPN 2017 Conference in Bangkok, a diverse panel of experienced practitioners were brought together to discuss benefits, impact, and different models of skills-based volunteering.…Read More