Development Entrepreneurship Mentoring Conference features Range of Policy reforms, Growing Community of Practice

The conference was the culmination of a successful six-month collaboration between learners and experienced policy reformers in the pursuit of policy reforms. Mentees received one-on-one guidance from their mentors and learned to identify, clarify, and pursue reform ideas using the Development Entrepreneurship approach.

Formation of Barangay Health Governance Body in 18 Barangays of Municipality of Pavia, Iloilo

Since 2018, the Australian Embassy in the Philippines and The Asia Foundation, through the Coalitions for Change (CfC) program, have provided learning opportunities for leaders to pursue policy reform using adaptive and entrepreneurial principles.

Increasing the odds of introducing reform and development.

Based on rigorous evidence and personal experiences, development entrepreneurship is an approach to increase the odds of introducing reforms. It is a framework for thinking and doing. Development entrepreneurship offers a different way of looking at things to aid learning, discovery, or problem-solving through trial and error.


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In 9 Introduction to Development Entrepreneurship Webinars since September 2021


From 3 Online Course Batches


Of 2 Cohorts of the Mentoring Program

April 2023

Exclusive Development Entrepreneurship Online Course for DOST-PCAARRD

The first cohort of the Development Entrepreneurship Mentoring program included employees of DOST-PCAARRD (Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development). The mentees used their experience to strengthen the policy advocacy capabilities of their organization