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”

“Jauhar Ambassador”

Today is my first day attending the Global Social Business Summit. I'm glad to see all different kind of people around the world come here and sharing their idea of social business together. One of the inspiring session for me is The New Stars of Hope introduced by Prof Yunus. Its really inspiring me when he … Continue reading “Jauhar Ambassador”

“Young Pioneers Meeting”, was a productive conference!

[Kenny Sim] Day 2 was started with a recap of what happened of yesterday by sharing in the group of 5 with 2 questions: 1. What was the highlight of the day 2. What’s the most interesting or inspiring project For myself, the idea of sports and social business was my highlight; to understand how … Continue reading “Young Pioneers Meeting”, was a productive conference!

Equity VS Equality

{Yusuf Jaffar} Dear Reader, Food for thought. Equity vs Equality. Where shall our focuses lie in building lasting social change? A very interesting point discussed during Social Business Day 2017 by Joel Bouzou, President from the World Olympic Association. The question in your mind, what is the difference? Disclaimer this is a discussion of objectives … Continue reading Equity VS Equality