The Asia Foundation

improving lives

expanding opportunities

helping societies flourish

Who We Are

The Asia Foundation is a nonprofit international development organization committed to improving lives and expanding opportunities across Asia and the Pacific. Informed by 70 years of experience and deep local knowledge, our work is focused on governance, climate action, gender equality, education and leadership, inclusive growth, and international cooperation.

Highlights

2024 Lotus Leadership Awards

The Lotus Leadership Awards recognize contributions towards gender equality in Asia and the Pacific

What
We
Do

Environment
and Climate
Action

Good
Governance

Inclusive
Economic
Growth

Regional and
International
Relations

Women’s
Empowerment and
Gender Equality