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Timor-Leste Covid-19 Household Cash Transfer

January 12, 2021

publication

The Timorese government provided a US$200 cash transfer to around 300,000 households that earn under US$500 per month in all its 452 villages in response to the economic shock brought about by COVID-19. The research… Read more
 

Peripheral Vision: Views from the Borderlands – Fall 2020

January 12, 2021

publication

PERIPHERAL VISION: Views from the Borderlands sheds light on how political, security and socio-economic developments affect the people living in contested borderlands and, reversely, how border dynamics shape change and transition at the national level.… Read more
 

Eun-young Lim

Eun-young Lim manages and supervises finance, human resources, and administration for The Asia Foundation in Korea. She prepares and monitors the annual budget for the office, and oversees financial reports to donors such as KDI,… Read more
 

Eunhye Han

Eun-hye Han supports the country representative, including special initiatives for the Korea office. She also manages Foundation-wide exchange programs, including the Luce Scholars Program and Asia Foundation Development Fellows Program, in coordination with the Foundation’s… Read more
 

Jaemyung Lee

Jaemyung Lee focuses on enterprise development for vulnerable groups, responsible business models, and partnerships with the private sector. Before joining The Asia Foundation, Lee participated in multiple projects related to business for social impact in… Read more
 

Kyoungsun Lee

Kyoungsun Lee manages international relations and Asian development cooperation programs for the Foundation's Korea office. She coordinates South-South Cooperation programs among emerging Asian donors and U.S.-Korea cooperation programs for peace on the Korean Peninsula. She… Read more
 

The Best InAsia Podcasts and Posts of 2020

January 7, 2021

Blog

March 2020: buying vegetables in Kathmandu, Nepal (Photo: Skanda Gautam)   The year of the pandemic was a long, discontented winter that the glorious sun forgot. But it was also a year when we dug… Read more
 

Contemporary Economic and Social Policy for Inclusive Growth

January 4, 2021

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In many developing countries, the second decade of the new millennium came to an end with rapid economic growth and technological progress but also with widening income inequality and severe environmental pollution. Income inequality and… Read more
 

ASEAN Secretariat Highlights Asia Foundation in Special Edition of The ASEAN Magazine

January 4, 2021

Media Coverage

The ASEAN Secretariat profiles The Asia Foundation's report ASEAN Rapid Assessment: The Impact of Covid-19 on Livelihoods across ASEAN in a special edition of the The ASEAN magazine. To support policymakers in understanding the impacts… Read more
 

The Asia Foundation Supports APEC Policy Brief on Women, Covid-19, and the Future of Work

January 4, 2021

News

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies are expecting severe economic repercussions from Covid-19. According to Women, Covid-19, and the Future of Work a new policy brief prepared by the APEC Policy Support Unit with the support of… Read more
Singapore 

Applications Open for YSEALI Workshop on Future Workforce

December 31, 2020

News

The Asia Foundation is inviting applications for the 2021 YSEALI Future Workforce Workshop implemented by the Foundation with the U.S. Embassy in Singapore. The Workshop, for students, entrepreneurs, and young professionals ages 20-35 from across… Read more
 

North Korean Refugee Entrepreneurs in South Korea: Unveiling Korea’s Hidden Potential

December 30, 2020

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More than 33,000 refugees from North Korea today live in South Korea, and half of them aspire to become entrepreneurs. To date, there has been limited data and understanding regarding Korean refugee entrepreneurs and their… Read more
 

The Governance of Public Procurement in Myanmar’s States and Regions

December 28, 2020

publication

Public procurement is a critical pillar of an effective and responsive government. Myanmar is in the midst of a major upgrade to the legal and regulatory rules that govern public procurement. To contribute to the… Read more
 

Harry K. Thomas Jr.

Ambassador Harry K. Thomas Jr. is a Senior Fellow at Yale University’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs and a Senior Strategic Engagement Leader at Special Operations Command. He served as ambassador to Zimbabwe (2016-2018), the… Read more
 

Mary Ann Peters

Ambassador Mary Ann Peters was the CEO of The Carter Center founded by former President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn, from September 2014 until her retirement in June 2020. Prior to joining the center,… Read more
 

Asia Foundation Tackles Governance Challenges in GovLab’s 100 Questions Initiative

December 16, 2020

Media Coverage

The Asia Foundation joins forces with the NYU Tandon's GovLab, the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Indonesia, and the BRAC Institute of Governance and Development in Bangladesh to launch the Governance domain for… Read more
Ferry building in San Francisco. 

The Asia Foundation Welcomes New Trustees

December 16, 2020

News

The Asia Foundation, a nonprofit international development organization committed to improving lives across a dynamic and developing Asia, announces the addition of four members to its Board of Trustees: Ambassador Harry K. Thomas Jr.; Ambassador… Read more
 

The Asia Foundation Expert Featured in Development Cooperation Handbook

December 15, 2020

Program Snapshot

Asia’s rise is having a profound impact on the policies and practices of development and South-South cooperation (SSC). Anthea Mulakala’s chapter on "The Asian Century”: The Transformational Potential of Asian-Led Development Cooperation, is featured in… Read more
 

Myanmar Business Environment Index: Covid-19 Impact on Businesses

December 15, 2020

publication

Apart from the direct health impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the crisis and measures to combat it have hit the economy hard. In Myanmar, as part of the Myanmar Business Environment Index (MBEI) project, The… Read more
 

Scholarships for Girls Education in Cambodia

December 15, 2020

Program Snapshot

In Cambodia, scholarships provide important pathways to enable girls to achieve both secondary and university education. The Cambodia Tertiary Scholarship Program is a project of The Asia Foundation in close partnership with KAPE. The program has enabled more than 146 female students… Read more
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