Green Growth Asia Foundation (GGAF) is a nonprofit organisation incorporated through Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia (SSM).
GGAF provides a platform for leadership, thought and action in responding to sustainability challenges in Asia. It is taking a lead in promoting a new green growth strategy that strikes a balance between economic development, social inclusivity and environmental sustainability. It is achieving this through cutting edge ‘green growth’ programmes that drive economic prosperity within a socially inclusive context, underpinned by a strong sense of responsibility towards the environment and advanced through education for sustainable development initiatives.
Asian Development Bank (ADB) and ICLEI South Asia have played a catalytic role in the formation of Green Growth Asia Foundation (GGAF). ADB believes GGAF will fill the knowledge and green growth project implementation gap that they perceive exists.Green Growth Asia (GGA) was incorporated through Registrar of Society on 18 August 2015. Green Growth Solutions Asia Sdn Bhd was incorporated through Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia (SSM) on 18 May 2017 and serves as the social enterprise company for GGAF’s work. Green Growth Asia Foundation (GGAF) was incorporated through Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia (SSM) on 12 March 2018. GGAF operates as a nonprofit foundation or yayasan with tax exemption status for its operations
To achieve economic growth that is socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable where society fully embraces a green lifestyle
To promote a green growth agenda to all urban and community stakeholders through programmes, projects and activities that advance sustainable solutions in the form of knowledge, cutting edge technology and innovative financing based solutions.