The Asia Foundation


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About Us

The Asia Foundation is a nonprofit international relations and development organization, headquartered in San Francisco, with 18 country offices in Asia. We work with innovative leaders and communities to build effective institutions and advance path-breaking reforms. Informed by six decades of experience and deep local expertise, our programs address critical issues affecting Asia in strengthen governance, empower women, expand economic opportunity, increase environmental resilience, and promote international cooperation.

The Foundation has been supporting Thailand's development and international relations since 1954, though our resident office in Bangkok. The Asia Foundation currently supports Thailand in the following areas: Strengthening US-Thai Bilateral relations; Addressing middle income traps challenges; Education reform; Promoting technology to address development challenges; and Promoting tolerance and peace. The Foundation also supports programs that strengthen regional cooperation in Southeast Asia, through ASEAN.