New York Minute: The Asia Foundation Helps Women Economically, Socially, and Politically

July 7, 2017 — New York Minute Magazine profiles The Asia Foundation’s women’s empowerment programs: 

One of the main goals of TAF is to support women and promote gender equality. “We have transformed thousands of lives through evidence-based programs that focus on expanding women’s economic opportunities, increasing women’s rights and security, and advancing women’s political participation.
 
…With these programs in place, the Foundation hopes to achieve “increased participation of women in elections, public leadership, and decision-making; expanded opportunities for women’s entrepreneurship, education, and employment; [and] improved rights and security for women.”

Related programs: Empower Women

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