The Asia Foundation

improving lives

expanding opportunities

helping societies flourish


The Asia Foundation is a nonprofit international development organization committed to improving lives across a dynamic and developing Asia. Working through our offices in 18 countries and informed by deep local expertise and six decades of experience, we address the critical issues affecting Asia in the 21st century by: strengthening governance, expanding economic opportunity, increasing environmental resilience, empowering women, and promoting international cooperation.


2020 Annual Report

Addressing the global crisis

What we do
Strengthen Governance
Empower Women
Expand Economic Opportunity
Increase Environmental Resilience
Promote International Cooperation