With the formation of a national unity government in 2015, Sri Lanka entered a new era of hope for the dismantling of wartime restrictions and the restoration of fundamental democratic norms. In this new environment, The Asia Foundation remains committed to its long-term objectives of promoting inclusive economic growth, advancing local democracy and access to justice, helping the survivors of trauma and violence, and promoting citizens’ participation in the decisions that affect their communities.
HIGHLIGHTS ACROSS ASIA
The Asia Foundation and APEC Chile Host Panel Discussion on Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Digital Age
October 4, 2019
Wall Street Journal Quotes Abdullah Ahmadzai on Afghan Elections
October 1, 2019
On the Anniversary of Independence, How Secure Is Timor-Leste?
September 25, 2019
The Gender Lab: Engaging Boys to Advance Gender Equality in India
New York City
Friday, September 27, 2019
Mobilizing Changemakers for our Sustainable Future
Meet Akshat Singhal and Sohara Mehroze, two of our 2019 Asia Foundation Development Fellows.