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SPECIAL SERIES | EPISODE 43

Green Giving: Understanding Climate Philanthropy | ft. Vikas Mehta

17 Apr, 2023
Green Giving: Understanding Climate Philanthropy | ft. Vikas Mehta
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Climate philanthropy globally and in India are starting to play a catalytic role for enabling climate action. They are starting to bet on innovative ideas and projects that enable decarbonisation of key sectors, foster solutions that benefit communities and economies, and bridge the gap between philanthropy and commercial investment.

To understand more about how climate philanthropy works, the different funding models and the main challenges of funding climate projects, we interviewed Vikas Mehta, Executive Director of SED Fund, a venture philanthropy providing funding to organizations in India across their life cycle and continuing to support them in their growth and scale-up journey. Vikas has decades of experience in philanthropy, strategic planning, fundraising, and portfolio management.

Full transcript of the episode is available here

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Tejas Dayananda Sagar
Tejas Dayananda Sagar
Podcast Producer
Tejas Dayananda Sagar is a seasoned podcast producer with 101Reporters, who brings in wealth of experience in each episode, crafting compelling narratives that engage and educate listeners.

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