We host policy makers and influencers from different countries on a regular basis to strengthen mutual understanding and people-to-people ties.
These visits are aimed at facilitating a discussion on our economic, foreign and security policies with Singapore leaders, while providing a better understanding of Singapore’s perspective on regional and global developments.
• The Raffles Programme hosts Japanese leaders.
• The Republic of Korea Director-General Visit Programme hosts South Korean senior officials.
• The United States Congressional Staff Members Visit Programme hosts Congressional Staffers from different states.
• Journalists from the United States, Europe, China, Indonesia and India have also joined us on visits to discuss Singapore’s policies in areas such as transportation, waste and water management, public service, sustainability and urban solutions. Concurrently, we explore local culture, diversity, creativity and humanitarian work.
We connect members of the global community with those in Singapore to facilitate an exchange of ideas that can lead to greater understanding, stronger people-to-people ties and inspire change.
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International Volunteer Day Celebrations
Networks for Social Impact in the Business of Doing Good
Young changemakers at the Singapore International Foundation’s (SIF) Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Pitching for Change 2016 event share how collaborative networks are important for any social enterprise
25 Years of Building Enduring Global Friendships for a Better World
To mark its silver jubilee in 2016, the Singapore International Foundation’s (SIF) Patron and President of Singapore Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam launched a commemorative book at its 25th anniversary dinner on August 26.
The Physiotherapy Education Upgrade Project, Vientiane City, Lao PDR
“The Physiotherapy Education Upgrade Project” is another milestone in the 20 year friendship between SIF and communities in Laos to uplift lives and build enduring friendships for a better world.
Meet some of our Citizen Ambassadors who make friends for a better world and inspire others to do the same. Without them, we would not be able to do what we do. We celebrate their work and how they connect for change.