2. e bridge of dreams
Floating on a spring night
Soon breaks oﬀ:
Parting from the mountain top,
A bank of clouds in the open sky.
Fujiwara no Teika (1205)
3. e Floating Bridge of Dreams
4. About us
5. Our service:
Social innovation design
Social enterprise investment
6. Our clients & partners:
7. Key design impact
8. 2.5+ million people access to high quality
health information via the Internet.
9. Mobile/Internet disease surveillance systems
10. Socially responsible investment (SRI)
11. Community bio-gas facilities
12. Key investment impact
13. Number of social enterprises
2007 2008 2009
14. PIPELINE: Examples of portfolio social enterprises (mix of seeding, start-up and scale-up cases)
Provides critical information on agricultural best- Provides high-quality communications solutions for non-proﬁts who
practices to farmers through information kiosks. cannot afford commercial service.
XayanIT Let IT help
Provides IT training, education and jobs within the enterprise to provides capacity building on
PAKISTAN underprivileged youth. speciﬁc IT skills that are in market demand and match trainees to job
Youth Engagement Service
Provides seed ﬁnancing and incubation Youth Works
for youth-led micro social enterprises in Provides microﬁnance services to youth entrepreneurs in rural
remote rural areas. communities
Kaarvan Rural Light
Channelling women groups handicrafts Provides rural electriﬁcation solutions at the small community level.
around Pakistan to shops in big cities
employing fair-trade model. Mobile Telecentres
Provides on-site training and career opportunities for students through 3
wheeler trike mobile telecentres.
Grassroot Innovation Network
School and Community Hoticulture Provides micro organic agriculture methods and
(SCHE) inputs to over 1,000 poor rural farmer families
Provides nutritional supplements to that improve multi-crop farm productivity by
mid-day meals in schools in India over 400%.
MicroﬁnanceJobs.com Provides web, online application and virtual
SOLS 24/7 provides life-skills education to
Online jobs placement and aggregator in the communities services to non-proﬁts.
underprivileged youth in Cambodia, East Timor and
micro-ﬁnance sector in India.
Thoth Media Malaysia.
Krishak Mitra Provides video podcasting and viral clip services
Improving the livelihood of marginal farmers in and news platform for citizen journalism, non-
Online platform that links the selling of
India by using agriculture decision-making proﬁt and social groups.
handmade products to the support of social and
software at various rural knowledge centers. Chivalry Silk environmental causes.
Source wholesale unique silk products from poor rural
Community Friendly Movement
families and conducts sales overseas.
CFM sources hand-made crafts from artisan
communities in India and conducts sales to
wholesale craft buyers overseas.
Information and communication technologies (ICTs)
Community-scale renewable energy
Fair-trade and cultural preservation
16. Our method; the ﬂow
Social entrepreneurs / Change Fusion Process
Investors / donors Co-design
17. Social Enterprise Cases
20. One world health
21. Participant media
23. Doi Tung
24. ai cra fair trade
26. Trends and situation
27. A rising global trend
28. the funding gap
29. Social enterprise investment gap in Asia.
30. Some interesting development
Regional infrastructure in Hong Kong and Singapore.
Emergin social enterprise support interest in ailand.
ailand will launch ‘Social Enterprise Committee’ chaired by the PM.