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04/27/2017 at 23:27. Facebook
In April, The Asia Foundation hosted the 2017 class of the Asia Foundation Development Fellows: Emerging Leadership for Asia’s Future program in Seoul, Korea. Coming together for the first time as a community of young changemakers representing 12 Asian countries, the 2017 Development Fellows participated in a customized Leadership Training Program in Korea at the Korea Development Institute...
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04/27/2017 at 19:12. Facebook
Can #SriLanka's most vital & most polluted river be saved before it's too late? [ Bit.ly Link ]
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The Asia Foundation
04/27/2017 at 04:18. Facebook
Today we celebrate International Girls in ICT Day by highlighting 4 girls empowerment stories from our last Let’s Read! E-Book Hackathon in Phnom Penh and the talented women who created them. These forthcoming e-books will be available on digital libraries throughout Cambodia. Learn more at [ Asiafoundation.org Link ]. #girlsinict
Today we celebrate International Girls in ICT Day by highlighting 4 girls
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The Asia Foundation
04/25/2017 at 22:38. Facebook
Congrats to our 2017 Asia Foundation Development Fellow Surya Karki, founder of Nepal’s Diyalo Foundation, who was recently selected as a Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia recipient! [ Forbes.com Link ]
Congrats to our 2017 Asia Foundation Development Fellow Surya Karki founder of
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04/25/2017 at 00:51. Facebook
Two years ago, #Nepal was hit by two devastating earthquakes. As the country still struggles to recover, new research shows that Dalits are being left behind.
Two years ago Nepal was hit by two devastating earthquakes As the

Dalits Left Behind as Nepal Slowly Recovers - The Asia Foundation

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04/24/2017 at 17:49. Facebook
The Young Lotus Circle, a diverse group of young professionals who support The Asia Foundation's Women's Empowerment program, gathered on April 20, 2017 to raise funds for innovative programs that benefit women and girls in developing Asia. The fifth annual Young Lotus Circle Soiree was held at Klein Sun Gallery in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, noted for its program of cutting-edge...
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The Young Lotus Circle a diverse group of young professionals who support
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04/23/2017 at 12:35. Facebook
Our Books for Asia program wishes you a happy World Book and Copyright Day!
Our Books for Asia program wishes you a happy World Book and Copyright Day
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The Asia Foundation
04/22/2017 at 21:05. Facebook
Asia Snapshot: the streets of the old city of #Lahore, #Pakistan. Photo by Conor Ashleigh
Asia Snapshot: the streets of the old city of Lahore Pakistan Photo by Conor Ashleigh
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The Asia Foundation
04/22/2017 at 12:14. Facebook
Happy #EarthDay! Here are just a few of our favorite pictures to remind us of how beautiful and critical the environment is for Asia and the world.
Happy EarthDay Here are just a few of our favorite pictures to
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04/22/2017 at 05:19. Facebook
As #Laos develops, the country now faces a mounting waste management challenge. Last year, we launched this new campaign that inspires people to stop littering and to start recycling and composting. [ Bit.ly Link ] #earthday
As Laos develops the country now faces a mounting waste management challenge

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The world’s top six plastic polluting countries are in Asia. But, writes John Brandon, ASEAN could lead in mitigating this crisis. Here's how. #earthday [ Bit.ly Link ]
The worlds top six plastic polluting countries are in Asia But writes
WATCH: Nepali Times editor interviews our Nepal country rep George Varughese on why Nepal's upcoming local elections on May 14 matter more than ever. [ Youtu.be Link ]
WATCH Nepali Times editor interviews our Nepal country rep George Varughese on

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The Asia Foundation Nepal Representative George Varughese tells Nepali Times Editor Kunda Dixit that local elections on 14 May are more important than ever.

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The World Bank is pleased to release the 2017 Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals. With over 150 maps and data visualizations, the new publication charts the progress societies are making towards the 17 SDGs. The Atlas is part of the World Development Indicators (WDI) family of products that offe...
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The 2017 Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals: a new visual guide to data and development

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Indonesia is improving its business climate, but small businesses still face a burdensome licensing process. Read more on our blog.
Indonesia is improving its business climate but small businesses still face a

Licensing Reform in Indonesia: What's Next after the One-Stop Shop? - The Asia Foundation

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Last week, The Asia Foundation hosted the 2017 class of the Asia Foundation Development Fellows in Seoul, Korea. Coming together for the first time as a community of young changemakers representing 12 Asian countries, the 2017 Development Fellows participated in a customized Leadership Training Program. Read more:
Last week The Asia Foundation hosted the 2017 class of the Asia

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South Asia has the dubious distinction of being the fastest-growing and second-largest region for human trafficking in the world, with India at the epicentre. Diya Nag blogs from Delhi on what's being done.
South Asia has the dubious distinction of being the fastestgrowing and secondlargest

Creating an Ecosystem of Support for Trafficking Survivors in India - The Asia Foundation

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Asia Snapshot: Two men sell newspapers in downtown Manila, #Philippines. Photo by Conor Ashleigh
Asia Snapshot Two men sell newspapers in downtown Manila Philippines Photo by
រីករាយបុណ្យចូលឆ្នាំថ្មី ពីក្រុមការងារតោះអាន! សូមឆ្នាំថ្មីនាំមកនូវសំណាងល្អ សុភមង្គល និង ភាពជោគជ័យ។ សូមធ្វើដំណើរប្រកបដោយសុវត្ថិភាព ទាំងអស់គ្នា!

The Let's Read! team in our Cambodia office wishes you a Happy Khmer New Year! May the new year bring you luck, happiness, and success. Safe travels to all!
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On April 1, nearly 800,000 out of 2.1 million eligible voters cast their ballot in Myanmar's by-elections. Here's a look at the numbers: [ Bit.ly Link ]
On April 1 nearly 800000 out of 21 million eligible voters cast