myHarapan Helps Drive Systemic Change in the Social Sector

MaGIC launched Malaysia’s Social Inclusion & Vibrant Entrepreneurship (MasSIVE) movement to cultivate vibrant IDEs that drive inclusive economic growth. It has been a great start for us in 2018. From the PUSH (Pemangkin Usahawan Sosial Hebat) program with outreach activities stretching all myHarapan resources (gladly doing so) connecting and engaging the youth and beneficiaries to … Continue reading myHarapan Helps Drive Systemic Change in the Social Sector


Malaysia is in the “Doing Better” category for social investment.

Do you know what it takes to determine a country’s potential for philanthropy and private social investments? Recently, the Centre for Asian Philanthropy and Society (CAPS) conducted a Doing Good Index (DGI) workshop in Bangkok, Thailand from 18th - 19th January 2018. We were there to exchange our experiences and challenges during the data collection phase as … Continue reading Malaysia is in the “Doing Better” category for social investment.

Happy New Year to everyone!

Well, well, well..... it is the 3rd day to the blank pages of a 365-page book and for many of you, it's probably now filled with resolutions, plans, goals, anniversary dates, wishes, to do lists and many more. I can't say we are not the same. Really, the dates ARE filling up pretty quickly. But … Continue reading Happy New Year to everyone!

No goodbyes, just see you again!

[Syarina] What can I say? The main event may be over but work starts from hereon. The second-day GSBS talks about food revolution and sports, it's importance and the creation of social inclusion. Be it food security in terms of the process in the value chain, quality and its sufficiency in the next 10 years … Continue reading No goodbyes, just see you again!

A world with 3 “ZEROS”

[Kenny Sim] After a good night rest, I am able to empty my glass and to be ready to be inspired and inspire through the conversation and stories in Global Social Business Summit 2017. We are blessed with an amazing French opera during the opening and the first discussion of the day was about the … Continue reading A world with 3 “ZEROS”

“Start and Enhance your Social Business”

[Jane Lee] Today, I felt grateful to be surrounded by people from different industries who are all passionate about social business. We discuss if love is all we need or money is all we need when it comes to starting and enhancing social business. Our outcome is that if one person really loves what he … Continue reading “Start and Enhance your Social Business”

3 Key Learnings from Day 1

{Kenny Sim} I look forward to the day as it was my first time being in Paris with a strong purpose to learn, network and to get clarity for the social business that I am currently working on; Active 60. With a clear goal of that, I was heading to the venue that we have … Continue reading 3 Key Learnings from Day 1