MAPPING SOCIAL IMPACT INVESTMENT AND INNOVATIVE FINANCE LANDSCAPE IN THAILAND
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As Thailand, together with many countries around the world, are currently working toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the price tag of the implementation of these ambitious goals is nevertheless enormous. Public resources alone are not enough to tackle the world’s most pressing challenges. An investment made into companies – big or small, that strive to better the society is necessary in order to generate measurable social and environmental impact with financial return.
In Thailand, doing business as a social enterprise or social startups have emerged and still continue growing in the past 10 years. However, social impact investment has yet strong enough to support and strengthen the ecosystem.
To bring the sector forward, it is important for both SE, and big companies, intermediaries and philanthropist to understand the country’s impact investment landscape.
This report “Mapping Social Impact Investment and Innovative Finance Landscape in Thailand” by UNDP Thailand in partnership with Change Fusion will be a great source of knowledge on the insights on needs, types and amount of support provided, and current status of the SE and social investment in Thailand
Read the full report here: