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Oct 07, 2021

Donors across four continents can now support charities in more than 100 countries with standardized services and fees—and in many cases, local tax benefits.

Today Give2Asia is pleased to announce the launch of Myriad, a new philanthropic alliance to facilitate and encourage charitable giving across borders...

Jul 27, 2021

PETALING JAYA, 22nd July 2021: Footprints, a mentorship programme initiated by RYTHM Foundation, the social impact initiative of the QI Group, continues to provide youth with opportunities to develop their talents and in a life-changing experience for them. Besides providing mentorship and leadership opportunities...

Jun 26, 2021

Hong Kong, June 25, 2021 -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- The Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA), a Hong Kong-based not-for-profit organization dedicated to pursuing excellence in journalism, today announced the winners of its annual Awards for Editorial Excellence in recognition of outstanding works of journalism over the...

Jun 11, 2021

香港,2021年6月7日 — 設計智識周(KODW)為香港設計中心的年度主題活動,由香港特別行政區政府「創意香港」(「創意香港」)擔任主要贊助機構,提供了一個獨特的跨領域學習及交流平台,探討環球趨勢及創新方案,以迎接當前最迫切的挑戰。設計智識周連繫超過 50 位企業家、業界精英和創新領袖,分別來自酒店、醫療、電子商務及數碼解決方案等界別,他們將於6月21至25日會議進行期間,與全球觀眾共同探討服務經濟行業在疫後時代的發展趨勢(所有實時直播論壇將於6月23及24日舉行)。

在環球新常態的發展下,採取以人為本的服務設計成為城市和企業在往後取得成功的關鍵因素。設計智識周 2021將以「服務設計 創新經濟」為主題,...

Jun 05, 2021

The leading development assistance agencies of the United States of America and the Republic of Korea have agreed to pursue joint development projects in the Philippines to boost the country’s climate resilience and address ocean plastic pollution.

Jun 05, 2021

As the United States marks its 75th year of diplomatic relations with the Republic of the Philippines, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Philippine Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) have agreed to advance their cooperation to protect the Philippines’ rich...

Jun 05, 2021

High school teacher Haguiar Gayak knows the value of education, but when she looks back on her own school years, she still remembers struggling to understand the lessons.

Growing up in Cotabato province on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao, Gayak spoke the local language Magindanawn at home with her...

May 17, 2021

Three-year fundraising commitment will secure development and deployment of innovative off-grid washing machine for humanitarian use

May 14, 2021

The two organizations were honored for using data to combat poverty in Nepal

SILICON SLOPES, Utah -- Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) and CHOICE Humanitarian today announced their collaborative work to combat poverty in Nepal was recognized in the Fast Company 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards. The awards honor the...

May 09, 2021

Manila, May 6, 2021 — Aiming to close the digital gap for 200,000 micro, small and medium business owners in Southeast Asia, The Asia Foundation, Pailig Development Foundation, Clevergrit Web Services, and Yoveo Digital, with support from Google.org, Google’s philanthropic arm, have teamed up to provide digital...

May 02, 2021

大量難民拖著家當步行穿越委內瑞拉邊界,盼望在另一頭找到生存曙光。前面是未知的挑戰,後面是難以活下去的心碎,人民進退兩難,正在受苦。委內瑞拉因多年來的經濟危機、暴力、藥品及糧食短缺、健康照護與運輸系統瓦解等問題,導致人民生活痛苦不堪,截至2020年底,委內瑞拉共有1,270萬境內外難民,境外難民約550萬人,不久後恐將超過敘利亞的660萬境外難民人數。

世界展望會關顧兒童福祉,尤其是身處脆弱、苦難中的兒童。為回應此難民危機,展望會於2019年底進入委內瑞拉,成立回應團隊,截至2020年底聯合委內瑞拉及周遭六國(哥倫比亞、巴西、祕魯、智利、厄瓜多、玻利維亞)展開回應,透過糧食安全、生計、水資源、教育、...

May 02, 2021

April 26, 2021 — The non-profit organization H&M Foundation (H&MF), with the support of The Asia Foundation, is launching a collaborative pilot project to provide emergency assistance to female garment workers in the wake of the global pandemic. Designed to safeguard female textile workers against the...