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    ABOUT CHANGE MAGAZINE

    Change Magazine works as a media hub for social innovators and entrepreneurs around the globe. It is a flagship initiative under Diinsider’s Production Program.

     

    With audience in 126 countries, Change Magazine provides in-depth analysis on social impact issues, informative articles for professional and emerging leaders, changemakers, and innovators, and promote grassroots innovations and initiative that have the potential to inspire many organizations who have been directly involved in work at the grassroots level, and empower them to take effective actions with sustainable and scalable models.

     

    Our editorial and management team combines intensive grassroots experiences with crosssector skills and global perspective. We are all social entrepreneurs dedicated to creating changes in the grassroots level, however when Change started, we could not see a single platform that can empower our work with both inspirations and in-depth analysis. So we created one.

    Country Users: 126 countries

    Highest Countries Reader of 2018: China, Myanmar, Philippines, Bangladesh, US

    DIVERSE ARTICLES ON SOCIAL IMPACT

    We publish and distribute articles that tackle social impact in the following format and topics:

     

    1. In-Depth Analysis

    2. News

    3. Dialogue with Impact Investors

    4. Tech and Innovation

    5. People

    6. Other Features

    GLOBAL CORRESPONDENTS NETWORK

     

     

    Twice a year, Diinsider trains young writers from across the globe to bring stories about social impact and grassroots development.

     

    From 2017, we already have 30+ global correspondents, marking their impact to our readers from 126 countries.

     

    After our extensive program, our correspondents have secured jobs and have deeper engagements in social impact programs and organizations like the United Nations Development Program, Yunus Center, etc. Some have been leaders on grassroots initiatives in their respective countries. Others have kept writing in different media organizations and there are those who even started their own social impact projects.

    EVENTS

     

    This year, we wanted to gather up our readers, writers, and like-minded alike on an offline event that will spark exchange of ideas, and discussions on various topics that entail social impact.

     

    These events would be held in countries that we have big followings: Bangladesh, Philippines, and China

    OFFLINE ENGAGEMENTS

     

     International organizations, such as UNDP in Asia and the Pacific, UNESCO, and different top National Universities in Asia, invites us to share our expertise in media coverage, production, and distribution on reports about social impact.

     

     We are featured in different media outlets in China and Philippines.

     

     We join different local events in Asia-Pacific that give us direct engagement with our readers and changemakers.

    EDITORIAL TEAM

    Chief Editor | Gladys Llanes

    • Co-founder, Diinsider 
    • Intensive communication and media experiences in ASEAN 
    • Documentary filmmaker and media producer with over 1 million views 
    • Alumni of University of the Philippines

    Senior Editor | Ed Villaruel

    • Writer and editor for international companies 
    • Worked at Rappler 
    • Alumni of University of the Philippines

    Editor | Bolun Li

    • Co-founder, Diinsider 
    • External Advisor, UNDP China 
    • Visiting Professor, Center for Trans-Himalayas Studies 
    • Writer at Forbes Magazine 
    • Board member, YB Foundation

    Senior Layout Artist | Lara Frayre

    • Intensive branding and design experience for local and international brands 
    • Social Entrepreneur 
    • Alumni of University of the Philippines

    MANAGEMENT TEAM

    | Gladys Llanes

    • Co-founder, Diinsider 
    • Intensive communication and media experiences in ASEAN 
    • Documentary filmmaker and media producer with over 1 million views 
    • Alumni of University of the Philippines

    | Bolun Li

    • Co-founder, Diinsider 
    • External Advisor, UNDP China 
    • Visiting Professor, Center for Trans-Himalayas Studies 
    • “30 under 30”, Forbes Magazine 
    • Board member, YB Foundation
    • Alumni of Tsinghua University and Duke University

    | Zhe Kong

    • Co-founder, Diinsider 
    • 10+ years experience with United Nations DESA, American Friendship Services Committee, The Energy Foundation ,etc 
    • Head of Diinsider Insights 
    • Visiting Professor, Center for Trans-Himalayas Studies 
    • Alumni of University of Pennsylvania
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  • A Tiny Request To You

     

    Since you're here, we have a small favor to ask.

     

    The Change Magazine team is doing its best in bringing stories of change and inspiration but we are also constraint by monetary funds. And unlike other magazines and news organisations, we don't charge payment for our readers. So you can see why we need to ask for your help. Our writers and editors are working hard day by day, wanting to bring more stories and news that impacts the lives of the grassroots population and YOU CAN BE OF HELP TOO.

     

    For as little as 1$, you will help spread stories of positive impact to the world, stories that we needed the most these days.