Citizen Ambassador: The Jiu Jitsu Exponent
Known as a gentle giant, Khairuddin Anshar's mission is to reach out to at-risk youths in the community through a unique sports-- Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (aka BJJ). As part of the Singapore International Foundation's Young Social Entrepreneurs programme, Anshar had the opportunity to take his social enterprise The Lockr up another notch, through mentoring, study visits, and friendship with social entrepreneurs from all over the world.
Find out more here: www.sif.org.sg/yse
In the Spirit of ‘Gotong Royong’ (Community Cooperation), Singaporean and Indonesian Artists Collaborate on the Arts for Social Impact
Artists from both countries put together ‘Songs from the Heart of Kupang’ music album to fundraise for the Roslin Orphanage in Indonesia.
Strengthening Meaningful Connections between the US and ASEAN
How should ASEAN’s strategy evolve to build capacity at the people-to-people level? What kind of initiatives can deepen integration and cultivate shared values among US and ASEAN communities? Thought leaders from the US and Singapore...
Singapore and Cambodia Collaborate to Bring Clean Water To Over 70,000 Cambodians
Four-year project in Siem Reap builds on success of previous Water for Life projects, augments Cambodian government’s goals and global efforts to provide universal access to safe drinking water.
Songs from the Heart of Kupang
Indonesian and Singaporean artists came together to effect positive change through The Kupang Project, a year-long collaboration in 2016 under the SIF Arts for Good initiative. The artists collaborated to introduce arts-based activities into the...
Friends for a Better World
Through the lens of National Geographic, find out how our Citizen Ambassadors help to build a Better World.