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Mission, Methods, Mindset – Making Business Inclusive

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On 7th November 2015, the AirAsia Foundation launched its first public event, Destination: Good, at Nexus Bangsar South, Kuala Lumpur. This first edition of Destination: Good brought together corporates, social entrepreneurs, academics, students, and capacity builders from across Southeast Asia. Participants discussed themes of inclusive business and the social enterprise...
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Learn Education: Let’s start from the very beginning

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Winner of DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia 2015, Learn Education from Thailand leverages blended-learning technology to help teachers provide high-quality education to their students. This innovative approach has successfully: Deepened student engagement Increased student motivation in learning Improved academic performance as measured by national standardized test scores. Equipped students with...
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DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia 2015 winners revealed

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More than S$200K of seed funding awarded to winning social enterprises working towards a more sustainable future Singapore, 12 June 2015 – DBS Foundation and NUS Enterprise today announced the winners of the 2015 DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia (SVC Asia), a business plan challenge that aims to identify and...
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2015 Semifinalists in Infographics

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DBS Foundation & NUS are glad to present the 12 semifinalists to DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia 2015! Catch the exciting #SVCAsia Awards Ceremony on 12 June 2015! Register now! Select the different tabs below to view more information about each team in infographics style. Backstreet AcademyDoing Good FellowsHilltribe OrganicsiHealth...
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The 12 Semi-finalists for DBS-NUS SVC Asia 2015!

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Congratulations to the 12 semi-finalists! Emerging top from the 683 entries received, we’re excited to meet these 12 teams in Singapore come June for the semi-finals and finals judging. The 12 semi-finalists are (the country in brackets denotes country of operation): Backstreet Academy (Cambodia) seeks to alleviate poverty in developing...
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Building a social entrepreneurship ecosystem in Asia

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And it’s a wrap! Thank you for being a part of the inaugural DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia. The inaugural round of the Competition culminated on Friday, June 6th, 2014 at the Awards Ceremony in Singapore. The winners of this competition were announced at the Ceremony and they are -...
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