Curated resources on Asia’s social sectors. An ever-expanding repository of resources that can be filtered by theme or geography—or browsed at leisure.
18 September 2020
A Nonprofit’s Guide to the Social Stock Exchange
Roopa Kudva (India Development Review)
A committee constituted by the Securities and Exchange Board of India on the creation of a social stock exchange (SSE) has submitted its recommendations, and now the government will decide which ones to implement.
25 June 2021
Beauty of the Human Spirit: Covid-19 in Thailand (Jan-Oct 2020)
Centre for Philanthropy and Civil Society, National Institute of Development Administration
This report examines the response of Thai society during the Covid-19 pandemic.
18 April 2020
Jia Xijin: an Analysis of China’s Online Fundraising During COVID-19
Jia Xijin (China Development Brief)
This article analyzes the rise in online fundraising initiatives in China to combat COVID-19.
29 March 2021
Global Philanthropy Report: Perspectives on the global foundation sector
John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
This report seeks to create a knowledge base for institutional philanthropy.
21 April 2020
Muhammad Yunus & Ruth Shapiro: Doing Good in an Uncertain World
Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus discusses the transformative power of social businesses in helping people escape poverty and fix, what he believes is a 'broken economic system'. This discussion was moderated by CAPS’ Founder and Chief Executive, Ruth Shapiro.
9 April 2021
Corporate Philanthropy in Pakistan 2018: Mapping Corporate Sector Contribution Towards Government EHSAAS Program
Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP)
This report examines the philanthropic contributions toward social development by the corporate sector in Pakistan.
25 June 2021
Philanthropy for Sustainable Development in China 2020
UNDP & China Foundation Center
This report examines how philanthropy in China is contributing to meet the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 2030 Agenda.