On The Red Dot 2015
On the Red Dot: Friends for a Better World – Indonesia (The Dorsal Effect)
Channel NewsAsia and Singapore’s Channel 5 broadcast the ‘On the Red Dot: Friends for a Better World’ TV series from October 2014, featuring young social entrepreneurs from Singapore and the region bridging borders and communities to build a better world through social enterprise. This episode features The Dorsal Effect, SIF’s Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) alumni, which champions eco-tourism as an alternative source of livelihood for shark fishermen in Lombok, Indonesia, in a bid to preserve the shark population. Find out more about the SIF’s YSE programme 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
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