June 2, 2022
What happens in Asia impacts the entire world. The Asia Foundation is addressing the most critical issues facing Asia every day. Hear what our supporters—including Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google and Alphabet, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, and actor Lana Condor—say about the impact of the Foundation’s work. Watch to see how your investment is improving lives. Giv… Read more
April 7, 2022
On Wednesday April 6th, 2022 The Asia Foundation hosted the 10th Lotus Leadership Awards in New York City. This year’s awards honored Reshma Saujani, founder of Girls Who Code and the Marshall Plan for Moms, for working to close the gender gap in STEM for women and girls; the G-Star RAW Denim Foundation, for advancing women’s entrepreneurship and e… Read more
December 6, 2021
Highlights from The Asia Foundation’s 2021 Leaders on the Frontlines event, featuring Yo-Yo Ma, Ifrah Faiz, Ban-Ki Moon, Eun-Mee Kim, David Arnold, Rajiv Shah, The Rockefeller Foundation, and Sydnie Kohara.
November 11, 2021
Leaders on the Frontlines: Leaders for a Better World 2021 honored Yo-Yo Ma, Dr. Eun Mee Kim, and the Rockefeller Foundation, and featured Ban Ki-moon and The Asia Foundation’s Development Fellows. An exclusive watch party was hosted by San Francisco’s Asian Art Museum where guests met honorees and viewed teamLab: Continuity, an interactive… Read more
September 30, 2021
Check out this series of explanatory videos on human trafficking, in English, Sinhala, and Tamil.
September 30, 2021
The Road to Justice video traces the journey of a victim survivor of domestic, sexual and gender-based violence on her way to reach justice. The video can be used for any audience including those in the justice sector and the general public, as an informative resource to discuss the roadblocks, challenges and misconceptions a victim survivor of sex… Read more
September 29, 2021
This video is a live recording of the Inside Justice project’s event to share its experiences among development practitioners.
September 24, 2021
Coalitions for Change (CfC) supports key policy reforms that will make a difference in the lives of Filipinos. Alongside Philippine leaders in civil society, academics, the private sector, and the government, CfC aids the pursuit of policy reforms towards inclusive economic growth, social development, improved governance, and peace and stability. I… Read more
April 28, 2021
On April 28, 2021, we honored Eileen Fisher for her pioneering leadership in women’s economic empowerment and sustainability and Women In Need (WIN), a nonprofit partner working to end gender-based violence in Sri Lanka.
May 8, 2020
As Myanmar responds to the COVID-19 crisis, understanding the government budget becomes even more important. Whether we realize it or not, government budgets have a huge impact on everyday lives. The availability of roads, schools, medical facilities, and delivery of community services such as garbage collection and ensuring street lighting, all de… Read more