Social Ventures Hong Kong (SVhk): Incubating Hong Kong’s Social Innovation Sector

Social Ventures Hong Kong (SVhk)¹ is a “social purpose organization” founded in 2007 to address Hong Kong’s most pressing urban problems through social innovation and entrepreneurship. It employs a unique...

Landesa: Securing Access to Land Rights for the Rural Poor

Central to many of the solutions to poverty and confict in the developing world is providing secure legal rights to the land, which the vast majority of the world’s poorest...

Incorporating a Climate Change Lens in 2013

In 2013, RS Group added an explicit focus on climate change mitigation and adaptation to its total portfolio. This decision was informed by the growing Divest-Invest movement and by information...

Building the Hong Kong Ecosystem

As mentioned in previous sections, soon after embarking on the journey of a Total Portfolio Management Approach, RS Group realized the social enterprise and impact investing “ecosystem” in Hong Kong was...