Gender Lens Investing, Poverty, and You

By December 26, 2018 No Comments
“There are 122 women aged 25 to 34 living in extreme poverty for every 100 men of the same age group.” – UN Sustainable Development Goals

To tackle the daunting issue of poverty, women-led social enterprises have sprouted up in Southeast Asia and around the world. What are the actions that we can take as individuals to make real, lasting change for hundreds of thousands of people? Meet with other concerned minds, angel investors, and social entrepreneurs making sustainable change a reality. The film Poverty, Inc. will also be screened.

Schedule
6.30pm – 7pm Canapés will be served
7pm – 7.30pm Real stories & Panel discussion
7.30pm – 9pm Film screening: Poverty, Inc
9pm – 9.40pm Conversations on the film and social entrepreneurship

Lisa Heederik is the Co-Founder of Nazava Water Filters whose mission is to bring clean water to 1 million people by 2020.

Patricia Lim is a Co-Founder of Angels of Impact and a Tech Startup Angel Investor

Laina Greene is a Senior Adjunct lecturer at NUS Business School, a Board member of Singapore Council of Women’s Organization and a Co-Founder of Angels of Impact


Poverty, Inc.
is an award-winning film that examines the rise of charity as a multibillion dollar poverty industry.

$35 early bird, register by October 3rd
$45 regular price
Price includes dinner, featured social enterprise Q&A, meet & greet, and film ticket

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