Join 300 senior leaders for the region’s premier thought-leadership event on financial inclusion – today’s opportunities and challenges of the future.
Organized by the Citi Foundation and the Foundation for Development Cooperation (FDC), in partnership with the Banking with the Poor Network (BWTP) and the Economist Group, the Asia Pacific Financial Inclusion Summit will explore the forces driving change in the region, the emerging opportunities and what the next generation of financial inclusion in the region will look like.
In a constantly changing global climate, international development cannot afford to stay still. According to some estimates, achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will cost $172.5 trillion by 2030. This means that as development organizations we need to find new and equally ambitious ways of engaging with donors and funding sources. In short, a paradigm shift is needed.
Impact Investment has gained worldwide traction as a method of solving development problems alongside financial bottom lines. International development organizations recognize the potential of impact investment as a new way of addressing development challenges and scaling up solutions. The question is how to fully realise this potential.
Striving to answer this question, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and knowledge partner INSEAD Social Entrepreneurship Initiative invite you to a two-day summit on opportunities and mechanisms to promote impact investment for development.
The Humanitarian ICT Forum brings together humanitarian organizations and the technology industry to find innovative solutions that will make the humanitarian response for people affected by conflict and natural disaster more efficient and effective.
Over the course of two days, more than 175 humanitarian and technology leaders will convene at Google Headquarters in Mountain View, California, to discuss the most pressing humanitarian needs of our time, share best practices, and work together to develop partnerships and projects to help people in need.
Introducing ‘Positive Impact’ – The intentional creation and measurement of enduring social and economic value.
Strategies and Solutions for Enduring Social and Economic Benefit
Organisations around the world have made strides towards sustainable growth and social contribution. However, many of these organisations, and donors, struggle to measure that contribution and to put the good work done into a long-term growth strategy. Organisations that will succeed in the 21st century will be those that are able to successfully integrate and execute social impact within their overall strategies. It is not only about an economic dividend anymore, it is about Positive Impact. Palladium’s 2017 Summit—Shaping the Future through Positive Impact—will examine a new framework to effectively integrate social and economic value through identification, execution and measurement of the partnerships and strategies required to add lasting value to your organisation.Formulating Strategies and Implementing Solutions for Enduring Social and Economic Benefit.