A Future We Want, Must Be Created By Us!

It’s almost a month since 9th Global Social Business 2018 ended in Wolfsburg, Germany however many discussion and sharing took place during the summit still linger’s in my thoughts very strongly. The theme of GSBS 2018 was “Building A New Civilization” and it was picked at a very timely manner where artificial intelligence, digital economy, … Continue reading A Future We Want, Must Be Created By Us!

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Day 1 was an eye-opening experience!

{Lucas Ng Gao Jie} The Air Asia plane took off at around 9.25 a.m., and we arrived at the Manilla Airport by 1.15 a.m. There was little to the none time difference between Malaysia and the Philippines. As a MyHarapan representative due to my team's 2nd placing in the Social Business Challenge 2018 hosted by … Continue reading Day 1 was an eye-opening experience!

How to Make The Most Out of Deepavali 2018

( Jane Lee of Active 60) Diwali will fall on the 6th of November this year, which is a Tuesday. Most of us are extending our weekend holiday so we can get extra days off from work. But, wait a minute.  Aside from celebrating, what else can we do during this Diwali.  Spend time with … Continue reading How to Make The Most Out of Deepavali 2018

People Port and Joggo

(Michelle Lee) Today I see the people before me, people that have a heart filled with love for the community and the world as they shared about their "Whys" of the social businesses. The level of wanting to make a difference in the respective community that they choose to support are truly admirable. At People … Continue reading People Port and Joggo

Konichiwa from Japan!

{Michelle Lee} We were very excited to start our first day. We first met up with Nini, the CEO of myHarapan at the hotel lobby. She greeted us with open arms and we soon started chatting away as we made our way to our first destination. Navigating the train system in Japan is nothing less … Continue reading Konichiwa from Japan!

Reflections on ASEAN + 3 Youth Social Business Summit

Imagine a massive music festival. Now, swap the artists for speakers, the daytime entertainment for hustling social entrepreneurs. With close to 100 participants and speakers,  ASEAN + 3 Youth Social Business Summit (AYSBS) is a gathering of youth turning out in force to create social change, organised by myHarapan and the Ministry of Youth and … Continue reading Reflections on ASEAN + 3 Youth Social Business Summit

The ASEAN + 3 Youth Social Business Summit 2018

A summit with a line up of speakers and social business practitioners among ASEAN countries together with Japan, Korea, and China will be held from the 16th to 17th October 2018 at Hotel Armada, Petaling Jaya. ASEAN Youth Social Business Summit is a 2-days summit that provides young people with a platform to generate solutions … Continue reading The ASEAN + 3 Youth Social Business Summit 2018