Visits & Insights
Singapore Insights is a series of thematic study visits and dialogues that introduce the international community in Singapore to the heart of the city’s innovation and way of life, enhancing understanding between Singaporeans and world communities.
The study visits illuminate different aspects of Singapore culture, such as sustainable urban living, multiculturalism and social innovation.
You can learn more about the perspectives of the international community who have visited, worked or studied in Singapore in our publications Singapore: Insights from the Inside, which feature stories by friends of Singapore from around the world.
Singapore Insights: Without Culture, There is No Future for Cities (1 March 2017 | Singapore)
Singapore Insights: Social Innovation and Enterprise (24 August 2016 | Singapore)
Singapore Insights: Technology for Social Change (26 November 2015 | Singapore)
We run Visits & Insights programmes for policy leaders, decision-makers and opinion-multipliers to strengthen international understanding and inspire action for good. World communities are introduced to Singapore's policy innovations and way of life, to gain understanding of Singapore and increase opportunities for cross-cultural collaborations.
Celebrating Friendships for a Better World
SIF Connects! Singapore saw over 100 international participants rekindle longstanding ties with the Singaporean community while gaining new insights of the country’s culture and social innovation landscape.
Working Together To Raise the Level of Teaching Mathematics & Science in Mumbai
Three-year SIF-Parikrma partnership kickstarts a scalable and sustainable collaboration between Singaporean and Indian primary school educators focusing on pedagogical and assessment methods.
Growing and Enabling an Arts for Good Community
29 participants from around the world gathered in Singapore for a four-day programme to explore how the arts can shape an inclusive society for persons with disabilities.
Minister Yaacob Ibrahim’s Visit to Water for Life Project in Siem Reap
Singapore’s Minister for Communications and Information Dr Yaacob Ibrahim visited the Singapore International Foundation’s (SIF) Water for Life project in the Prasat Bakong district in Siem Reap on 30 November 2017. His visit, to see...
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