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October 12, 2021

How to Solve Clean Cooking for 4 Billion People: The Disruptive Potential of the ‘Impact Flywheel’

[Originally published on Next Billion] This valuable Whitepaper by Ben Jeffreys, CEO of ATEC* International, summarises their thinking on a scalable business model for solving clean cooking this decade. [...]
September 15, 2021

Technical expertise, the driving force for low-carbon project development

From certification to credits issuances, discover the team's role in guaranteeing revenues for projects to scale [...]
August 31, 2021

Turning climate action into revenues

Discover what it takes for a social enterprise to leverage the carbon market and generate extra revenue from their environmental and social impact [...]
August 13, 2021

After clean energy, OREEi brings clean water to Malalison island community

Phnom Penh, August 13, 2021 – Nexus for Development, as a Kiva field partner raised USD 50,000 for OREEi to build a solar-powered water desalination plant and provide clean water to the community of 200 households [...]
August 9, 2021

The Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Asia

How does Nexus contribute to project and program development in Asia? Discover our solution-driven approach [...]
July 13, 2021

Carbon Finance, a key component for advancing climate action

Exploring the potential for new low-carbon projects development and carbon finance components in development programs with Justin Bergendahl our head of Renewables and Climate Asset Management [...]
June 15, 2021

USD 50,000 funding for Techno Hill to complete 2 micro-grid projects in Myanmar

Phnom Penh, June 15, 2021 – Nexus for Development, as a Kiva field partner raised USD 50,000 for Techno-Hill through the crowdfunding platform to complete 2 micro-grid projects reaching 2,250 people [...]
June 10, 2021

Impact investing in times of crisis

From theory to practice: balancing impact, return, and risk to achieve the magical impact investment outcome [...]
June 4, 2021

Q&A with Laura Alsenas, new Head of Funds

Laura is an international development finance expert with considerable experience in impact investing. She tells us more about her new role [...]
May 24, 2021

Could Cambodian Financial Institutions be the next impact investing catalysts? We believe so.

Discover the barriers and opportunities to promote easier access to finance for renewable energy and women-driven businesses [...]
March 31, 2021

USD 25,000 raised for 3S to support the electrification of 5,000 households in Indonesia

Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 – Nexus for Development, as a Kiva field partner, raised USD 25,000 through the crowdfunding platform for Sumba Sustainable Solutions (3S), to finance [...]
March 10, 2021

Navigating the Voluntary Carbon Market

Discover the latest initiatives for scaling the Voluntary Carbon Market and supporting the frenzy observed around carbon compensation [...]
December 24, 2020

Pioneer Facility signs a USD 500,000 loan agreement with Okra solar for last-mile electrification

Phnom Penh, December 24, 2020 – The Pioneer Facility, an impact fund managed by Nexus for Development, closed its last 2020 financing with Okra Solar [...]
December 21, 2020

លាហើយឆ្នាំ ២០២០! Goodbye 2020! Au revoir 2020! Adeus 2020! Hejdå 2020! Tạm biệt năm 2020!

The 2020 world proved full of challenges and surprises. This was certainly true for Nexus. Globally, greenhouse gas emissions plummeted as a result of [...]
December 18, 2020

USD 50,000 raised for Agrosolar to distribute solar irrigation systems to farmers in Myanmar

Phnom Penh, December 18, 2020 – Nexus for Development, as a Kiva field partner for Agrosolar, raised USD 50,000 to finance the growing demand for their solar-powered irrigation systems [...]
November 26, 2020

Clean Energy Talk: Cambodia’s Renewable Energy Future

This event is part of Clean Energy Week Cambodia 2020. Happening on MONDAY, 30 NOVEMBER 2020 from 09:00-12:00 (UTC+07) - Register now!
November 23, 2020

Carbon Finance – 10 years and over USD 7M unlocked to develop the biogas sector in Vietnam

This month, Nexus concludes a momentous chapter as the Vietnam Biogas Programme (BPV) comes to an end. BPV, in which Nexus partnered for a decade, addressed both climate change mitigation and energy access for 850,000+ users [...]
October 20, 2020

Pioneer Facility raises additional half million dollars for Clean Energy and Water access in Southeast Asia

Phnom Penh, October 20, 2020 – The Pioneer Facility is happy to welcome onboard two new investors, in the Facility’s mission to provide scale-up capital to enterprises [...]