Eminent Speakers’ Forum: Sustainable Prosperity and Peace through Social Entrepreneurship and Rural Development

Event | 28 January 2013 2:00-3:15 p.m., Auditorium D, ADB Headquarters, Manila, Philippines

Background

Antonio Meloto, Chairman and Founder of Gawad Kalinga, will share insights on social entrepreneurship.

Objective

To enable ADB staff and invited representatives from the Philippine Government, development community, private sector, academia and civil society to learn from Gawad Kalinga's example of empowering communities through its holistic development model and social impact.

Expected outputs

Knowledge and appreciation of concepts of social entrepreneurship and social impact as they relate to empowering communities and promoting sustainable development.

Target participants

ADB Management and staff, as well as invited representatives from the Philippine Government, development community, private sector, academia and civil society.

Resource speaker

Antonio Meloto