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Updates from Washington, DC: October 2021

December 1, 2021

publication

In this issue: Launch of The State of Conflict and Violence in Asia, 2021: Identity-based Conflict and Extremism; InAsia Podcast: Stories for Children of the Ocean; Mongolia: Five Lessons from Mongolia’s Pandemic Hotline Project; Is… Read more
 

Virtual Event – Making Democracy Deliver in the Indo-Pacific: A Summit For Democracy Side Event

November 30, 2021

Events

9:00 – 10:30 AM ET The story of democracy across Asia in the 21st century has been an uneven one, as many governments and leaders with authoritarian tendencies have presided over democratic backsliding and the… Read more
 

“Хүн худалдаалах гэмт хэргийн хохирогчдод туслалцаа үзүүлэх үндэсний механизмын зураглал” судалгааны тайлан

November 23, 2021

publication

Азийн сан нь Хүйсийн тэгш эрх төв ТББ-ын судалгааны багтай хамтран “Хүн худалдаалах гэмт хэргийн хохирогчдод туслалцаа үзүүлэх үндэсний механизмын зураглал” судалгааг хийж гүйцэтгэлээ. Энэхүү судалгаагаар хүн худалдаалах гэмт хэргийн хохирогчдод үзүүлэх туслалцаа, үйлчилгээг зураглан,… Read more
 

Development Letters (July–September 2021 Issue)

November 23, 2021

publication

Development Letters aims to promote ideas with important policy and practical implications for a developing country like Bangladesh. This quarterly publication provides a platform to introduce thought-provoking ideas on broad development issues through short and… Read more
 

Timor-Leste Covid-19 Survey Round 7 – June 2021

November 16, 2021

publication

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to be the biggest challenge for individuals, the community, and the country. Timor-Leste was under its 14th State of Emergency, and Sanitary Fences were enforced when the survey was conducted; there… Read more
man with laptop 

The Asia Foundation Supports the Creation of a Network of Young Developers across Asia-Pacific

November 15, 2021

News

Digital Members Asia Pacific is gathering young developers to expand coding language across the region The Asia Foundation, supported by Google and in association with the APEC Secretariat, launched Digital Makers Asia Pacific (DMAP), a… Read more
Woman wearing face mask works in garment factory 

STITCH for RMG Global Innovation Challenge

November 11, 2021

Program Snapshot

Bangladesh is an export-oriented country, and the ready-made garment (RMG) sector accounts for 83 percent of it, employing four million people, with 59 percent of those being women. As globalization continues to transform day-day life,… Read more
 

2021 Leaders on the Frontlines: Leaders for a Better World

November 11, 2021

slideshow

  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… Read more
 

Podcast: Water, Gender, and Poverty Collide in Cambodian Watershed

November 10, 2021

Blog

Agriculture is vital to Cambodia’s economy, contributing approximately 21 percent of the nation’s GDP in 2019 and accounting for 36 percent of all employment. Rice is a principal crop, and farmers rely on it for… Read more
 

Mobilizing Climate-Resilient Infrastructure in Asia

November 10, 2021

Blog

COP26, the UN’s 26th annual “Conference of the Parties” on climate change, is nearing an end in Glasgow, Scotland. One of its goals is the building of climate-resilient infrastructure. It is, therefore, timely to reflect… Read more
 

Video: Pilot, Paratrooper, and Human Rights Advocate Ifrah Faiz

November 10, 2021

Blog

When Ifrah Faiz turned 18, she defied the narrow expectations faced by many young women and fulfilled her own childhood dream: she became a jet pilot and a paratrooper in the Pakistani Air Force. In… Read more
 

Asia Foundation and APEC Announce Winner of APEC Digital Prosperity Award

November 10, 2021

Media Coverage

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) announce the winners of the fifth APEC App Challenge at the ministerial meeting in New Zealand. A joint initiative of The Asia Foundation, APEC Secretariat, and Google, this is the… Read more
four people sit at a table 

The Asia Foundation Selected for Google.org Impact Challenge to Empower Female Stewardship Over Indonesia’s Forest Resources

November 8, 2021

News

The Asia Foundation is one of 34 selected fund recipients of the Google.org Impact Challenge for Women and Girls, receiving USD 1 million for a forest stewardship empowerment project for women and girls in Indonesia.… Read more
 

The Asia Foundation Honors Yo-Yo Ma, The Rockefeller Foundation, and Dr. Eun Mee Kim at Annual Leadership Awards

November 4, 2021

News

On November 9, 2021, The Asia Foundation will celebrate Leaders on the Frontlines: Leaders for a Better World, honoring Yo-Yo Ma, Dr. Eun Mee Kim, and The Rockefeller Foundation for modeling courage, innovation, and perseverance… Read more
Road construction in Timor 

Asia Foundation Appoints Héctor Salazar Salame as Country Representative in Timor-Leste 

November 2, 2021

News

The Asia Foundation announces the appointment of Héctor Salazar Salame as the country representative in Timor-Leste. With 15 years of experience in governance and social protection systems, industrial/labor relations, community participation, and electoral processes, Héctor is well… Read more
 

Héctor Salazar Salame

Héctor Salazar Salame is The Asia Foundation’s country representative in Timor-Leste. Working to encourage international development for over 15 years, Héctor has spent most of his career strengthening social protection systems and poverty reduction programs.… Read more
 

Updates from Washington, DC: Summer/Fall 2021

November 2, 2021

publication

In this issue: Launch of The State of Conflict and Violence in Asia, 2021: Identity-based Conflict and Extremism; Asian Voices on the Future of U.S.- Asia Relations; Nepal: Covid, Women, and Debt; Bangladesh: Cyber-Safe and… Read more
 

Assessment of Trade and Competitiveness Barriers to Nepal’s Export Sector

November 1, 2021

publication

Nepal’s balance of trade continues to be plagued by the problem of ever-growing imports but stagnant exports. Significant gaps and barriers in trade have impacted the export sector and the ever-escalating trade deficit worsens the… Read more
 

Trade Policy Coherence and Coordination in Nepal

November 1, 2021

publication

This paper is an exploratory assessment of the coherence of policies, strategies, and laws that have a bearing on Nepal's international trade, and the mechanism and extent of coordination between government agencies and between the… Read more
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