Session 1: Philippines

23-May-2016 Return to conference program

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Room Z209


Simon Chadwick
Marshall Foundation


Paolo Maximo F. Borromeo
Managing Director
Ayala Group
Joanna T. la'O
Senior Program Manager
Jollibee Group Foundation
Esther O. Santos
PLDT-Smart Foundation
Rico Gonzalez
Session Description

The program will focus on key developments impacting philanthropy in the Philippines. AVPN member organisations will drive the agenda for each country breakout and the sessions will be positioned as updates to other members.

This session will start with an overview of the social investing landscape in the Philippines. Panellists will focus on the development of venture philanthropy and address the main opportunities and challenges facing social impact expansion in the region.

  Key Takeaways for Audience
  • Venture philanthropy developments
  • Uniqueness of social investing landscape in the Philippines
  • Key Challenges and Opportunities

*** Session Report – Philippines (Click to download)