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March 31, 2020

Reinforcing Our Commitment to All Our Members, Partners and Friends

Phnom Penh, Cambodia, March 31st, 2020 – We are in unprecedented times and if anything positive has come out of the recent global events, it is the reminder that [...]
March 10, 2020

What’s the Real Risk in Investing in Climate-Smart Solutions?

Today, we still see risk appetite as one of the biggest market challenges, and the objective of the Pioneer Facility is to bridge financing gaps, which are [...]
February 25, 2020

Veolia Environment renews its commitment until 2023 to offer carbon neutral services in France supporting anti-deforestation project in Cambodia

Through the purchase of Hydrologic carbon credits [...]
February 4, 2020

EmPower: Women for Climate Resilient Societies Project

Consultation Workshop on Results Finding of Scoping Study and Pre-feasibility study [...]
December 5, 2019

Taro Works Webinar: Using Mobile Tech and Carbon Offsets to Fuel Business

Discover what it takes to turn carbon offset into cash [...]
November 27, 2019

Clean Energy Revolving Fund Handbook

Nexus for Development (Nexus) launched the Clean Energy Revolving Fund (CERF) as a climate change mitigation project; it commenced in 2016 and was scoped to end after [...]
November 1, 2019

Meet Mrs. Seung Sarin (28), drinking water filtered by Super Tunsai water filter since 2016

Discover how a simple water filter can bring positive impacts to an entire community [...]
September 26, 2019

RISE provides TA facility for high impact enterprises within the ASEAN region

The Regional Investment Support for Entrepreneurs (RISE) is a USAID funded pilot project implemented by Swisscontact in six ASEAN countries. Currently RISE provides pre- and post-investment business […]
September 3, 2019

USD 1M invested in collateral-free debt to deploy solar energy solutions in the Philippines

The Pioneer Facility has worked with OREEi to directly finance a project that replaced over 140 diesel generated irrigation pumps with over 250 solar-powered pumps. [...]
August 14, 2019

Is it time to roll the dice on first-time fund managers?

Over the last year, it feels that philanthropists have become the new target group tasked with a responsibility of ensuring that impact investments continue to scale at [...]
August 6, 2019

Indonesia’s first water filter carbon credits issued by Nazava

Nexus for Development (Nexus) announced the issuance of over 28,000 carbon credits on behalf of Nazava Water filters under the Gold Standard. This is the first time [...]
July 24, 2019

Scaling up access to renewable energy financing in Cambodia

Scaling up access to renewable energy financing in Cambodia. Case Study Analysis for Small and Medium Agri-Food Businesses. Author by: Sarou Long. Financial Support: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) [...]
July 18, 2019

New Board Chair appointment: Jeffrey Lamb

Phnom Penh, Cambodia, July 17th, 2019 – Nexus for Development (Nexus) announced that it has appointed Jeffrey Lamb to join the Nexus Board of Directors as Board Chair [...]
June 24, 2019

Annual Report 2018

This year’s annual report pays tribute to 10 years of commitment and presents Nexus’ positive impact over the past decade alongside key milestones reached in 2018. [...]
June 13, 2019

C4D Asia Fund invests in SMEs in India, Indonesia and the Philippines

C4D Partners is a Netherlands-based impact investment fund manager with experienced local teams. The team launched the C4D Asia Fund in December 2018 with USD30M out […]
June 5, 2019

Off Grid Bazaar (OGB) boosts access to solar agro-processing equipment in rural Nepal

Gham Power created an innovative online project development platform – Offgridbazaar.com – to offer agro-processing equipment (AP) to rural smallholder farmers through PayGo financing. Gham Power […]
May 2, 2019

Aligning on Impact

As financiers continue to look beyond financial returns towards driving meaningful social and environmental outcomes, how are entrepreneurs monitoring, quantifying and communicating their impact? What are […]
April 10, 2019

Copenhagen Airport to become CO2 neutral following an agreement with Nexus for Development to support sustainable development in Laos

Copenhagen, Denmark, April 10, 2019 – Nexus for Development reached an agreement with the Copenhagen Airport to support the airport’s intention to voluntarily offset its carbon […]