Our office in Seoul partners with South Korean government agencies, the private sector, and civil society involved in international development and facilitates regional cooperation in Northeast Asia. Entrepreneurship development and a sustainable finance ecosystem play a key role in promoting inclusive economic growth for South Korea. Korea office website.
Energizing the startup/social innovation ecosystem
Entrepreneurship development and a sustainable finance ecosystem play a key role in promoting inclusive economic growth for South Korea. The Foundation’s Startup and Social Innovation Ecosystem Analysis study assesses the landscape, challenges, and opportunities for Korea’s startup and social innovation ecosystem and provides recommendations for both policy and programmatic engagements.
NEWS FROM KOREA
Our online Impact Investment Digital Platform serves as a direct link between global impact investors, social enterprises, women entrepreneurs, and reduces transaction costs in identifying, assessing, and connecting them. In addition, our regular Impact for Breakfast (IFB) Seoul meetings bring together impact investors, regular investors, and ecosystem builders such as foundations, government, and NGO’s, to strengthen the sustainable finance ecosystem in Korea and other Asian countries.
HIGHLIGHTS ACROSS ASIA
Six Stories of Resilience: Digital Technologies as Drivers of Development in the Covid-19 Era
September 27, 2021
The Asia Foundation Launches LeadNext: Ambassadors for a Global Future
September 23, 2021
Leaders on the Frontlines:
Leaders for a Better World
Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 6PM PT