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Vineet Rai Writes for World Economic Forum | Investors & Philanthropists Can Support an Inclusive Recovery

30 Jul, 2021 | Vineet Rai
  • The COVID-19 crisis has shown that philanthropic and grant capital is best placed to mobilize rapid relief.
  • Impact investments can drive long-term innovation, especially among local community organisations.
  • Both approaches are required to channel much-needed financial resources into innovative community-focussed organisations working on the frontlines of the crisis.

During the first wave of COVID-19 last year, tens of thousands of desperate migrant workers deserted Indian cities to make the long journey back home on foot. They walked thousands of kilometres and exposed the deep fault line between industrial and agrarian India.

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Edtech startup Nalanda Learning Systems raises Rs 40 crore from Aavishkaar Capital

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.@Raivineet, Founder & Chairman at @AavishkaarGrp , wrote for the @wef in a co-authored piece with Carolien De Bruin, Head of Covid Response Alliance at WEF. https://t.co/WCw5s1WnG4 #AavishkaarGroup #covidrecovery
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.@AavishkaarVC is proud to announce that North Lanka Family Foods, a subsidiary of @MAsKitchenSL , an Aavishkaar Capital #Investee, has been awarded the @UN #FoodSystems Summit Best Small Business award. Read more - https://t.co/KBE7P6TYm7 #AavishkaarCapitalInvestee
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Average revenue per user increase by 90% i.e. 228 rupee per user for energy efficient appliances in rural areas that will be supported extensively by @RockefellerFdn - Deepali Khanna #renewableenergy #EnergyTransition #AavishkaarGroup #ImpactConversations
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As we make strides towards #SDG7 , looking at energy poverty through a #genderlens becomes extremely important - Deepali Khanna @RockefellerFdn #renewableenergy #EnergyTransition #AavishkaarGroup #ImpactConversations
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We used to look at DRE as a tool to end energy poverty. Now we are looking at DRE as an instrument to increase prosperity - @singhsk5 @IntellecapTweet #renewableenergy #EnergyTransition #AavishkaarGroup #ImpactConversations
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DRE was historically seen as an intermediate solution. It is now "THE" solution for close to 250 million households globally - @singhsk5 @IntellecapTweet #renewableenergy #EnergyTransition #AavishkaarGroup #ImpactConversations
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.@HuskPowerSystem supported grain processing units, other machinery & provided value addition to farmers beyond electricity to establish footprint in new geographies like Tanzania - Saugata Dutta #renewableenergy #EnergyTransition #AavishkaarGroup #ImpactConversations
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Just providing light to rural households was not enough. We wanted to upgrade quality of living by boosting local econ activity by supporting MSMEs that were starved of power - Saugata Datta @HuskPowerSystem #renewableenergy #EnergyTransition #AavishkaarGroup #ImpactConversations
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Husk Power aims to give abundant, reliable, and quality power to the remote rural communities to support economic activity and enable social impact - Saugata Datta @HuskPowerSystem #renewableenergy #EnergyTransition #AavishkaarGroup #ImpactConversations
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