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Asia Foundation

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Works: 695 works in 954 publications in 3 languages and 5,731 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals  Bibliographies  Case studies 
Roles: isb, Other, Publisher, Editor, Creator, Sponsor
Classifications: HT392, 303.482730593
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Thailand-U.S. relations : changing political, strategic, and economic factors( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pakistan-U.S. relations : social, political, and economic factors( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timor-Leste celebrates a decade of Independence( )

in Undetermined and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of a Conference on MNCs and ASEAN Development in the 1980s by Conference on MNCs and ASEAN Development in the 1980s( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private investments and international transactions in Asian and South Pacific countries by Conference on Private Investments and International Transactions in Asian and South Pacific Countries( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal empowerment for women and disadvantaged groups : final report( )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This publication is the product of a three-country Asian Development Bank (ADB) regional technical assistance initiative on Legal Empowerment for Women and Disadvantaged Groups. It reflects the extensive conceptual design, research, and pilot project contributions of a team of legal empowerment specialists and nongovernment organization (NGO) legal service providers convened by The Asia Foundation, which implemented the project with support from ADB. Legal empowerment is a powerful tool that ADB can use in working to reduce poverty. This report seeks to explain: 1) what is legal empowerment 2) how legal empowerment is relevant to the development community 3) how the development community can incorporate legal empowerment initiatives into their development programs"--Web site ADB
A bibliography of the land mammals of Southeast Asia, 1699-1969 by Gwilym S Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This bibliography was compiled in order to provide zoologists, medical and paramedical investigators, and others with a single source of references for the land mammals of Southeast Asia. The task was originally undertaken in conjunction with an investigation of mammal-borne anthropozoonoses in Southeast Asia. The countries primarily covered by this work are Burma, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, North and South Vietnam, the Republic of the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Hainan Island. Major works concerning mammals of India and southern China have also been included because of close faunal relationships and because authors who worked in India (and what is now Bangladesh) have frequently included Burma as a part of their study area. Papers presenting the results of laboratory experiments with captive animals are not included, although papers presenting physiological, anatomical, and parasitological data applicable to the natural state of the species are included
University cooperation and Asian development : proceedings of a conference of university heads by Conference on University Cooperation and Asian Development( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The objectives of this conference sponsored by The Asia Foundation were: to explore the contribution universities can make to Asian society and development; to identify new opportunities for regional and international educational cooperation; and to gain deeper insights into Asian needs and thus to assure that planning is addressed as effectively as possible to those needs. Texts of the 2 principal addresses, 9 papers delivered by guest participants, statements of the Foundation panel and summaries of the panel discussion make up this volume of Proceedings. The papers deal, both generally and specifically, with patterns and aspects of university cooperation in relation to Asian development. (JS)
EMERGING LESSONS ON WOMEN'S ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN ASIA AND THE PACIFIC : case studies from the ... asian development bank and the asia foundation by ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK; THE ASIA FOUNDATION( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fu nü yan jiu tong xun( )

in Chinese and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fostering public participation in budget-making : case studies from Indonesia, the Marshall Islands, and Pakistan by Raza Ahmad( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Improving the business environment in East Java : views from the private sector by Asia Foundation( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report presents the results of research undertaken by The World Bank and The Asia Foundation to identify barriers to trade and investment in East Java. This activity was initiated by the World Bank and The Asia Foundation with several important aims: (i) to support private sector participation in the public planning process related to potential World Bank assistance for infrastructure projects; (ii) to provide an opportunity for the private sector to express their concerns to local governments and to make recommendations for improving the business climate; and (iii) to encourage increased coordination between local governments in stimulating trade between regions. The role of the Asia Foundation / World Bank Team was to identify barriers to trade and investment and to facilitate activities to introduce a sustainable and replicable process for how regional governments can best work with the private sector in creating a conducive business climate
Perspectives on the Manila action plan for APEC( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afghanistan in( )

in English and Persian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Japanese investment in Asia : international production strategies in a rapidly changing world : a conference September 26-27, 1994, San Francisco, California( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voice, Choice, and Decision 2 A Study of Local Basic Service Delivery in Cambodia by Asia Foundation( )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Voice, Choice and Decision (VCD): a study of local governance processes in Cambodia (VCD1) study, conducted in 2011, led to a set of useful insights into the channels through which citizens are heard in commune level decision-making. It presented the formal and informal framework for, and constraints to, citizens' voicing issues, and the overall downward accountability framework of commune and sangkats in Cambodia. The findings of this exploration provide policy makers, development partners and other stakeholders significantly more detail and in-depth understanding of commune decision-making processes and the engagement of citizens, informing both quantitative studies and the very extensive literature on decentralization reform. Voice, Choice and Decision: local basic service delivery: (VCD2) aims to generate better understanding of the platform for citizen and user voice in basic service delivery by considering, in detail, the nature, scope and role of local agents (committees, institutions, individuals) established to implement sector policies, and to identify any other informal channels for the voice of citizens and users of services. In its final form, the study focuses on developing an understanding of voice and accountability in three sectors, health, education and rural water supply. The research and documentation adopted a common framework to the extent possible, considering, in the first instance, what was intended by policy (the arena, organizations, roles and relationships), and comparing this with the reality on the ground in each of the sectors. This final paper then considers the cross cutting themes, identifying the commonalities and differences between these sectors
Women and the law : proceedings of the Regional Seminar on Women and the Law, June 1980, Tagaytay City by Regional Seminar on Women and the Law( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Election commissions and the provision of information : a comparative study of better practices globally by Centre for Law and Democracy( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Election commissions the world over use many systems to disseminate information, including different types of media (print, radio and television), direct contact with voters and other systems (such as billboards, brochures and SMS messages). However, in many countries, the Internet is becoming an increasingly important system for the dissemination of information. This is of course true for everyone, and all public bodies, but it is fair to say that, around the world, election commissions tend to have some of the most accessible, comprehensive and detailed websites of any public body. Indeed, many election commissions have taken important steps to turn their websites into information hubs providing access to information about almost every aspect of elections. This Report thus focuses heavily on the use of the Internet by election commissions, due to the relative novelty of the Internet in many countries, the particular lack of studies and standards on the use of the Internet by election commissions, and the widely varying scope, content and management of websites by election commissions"--
Rido : clan feuding and conflict management in Mindanao by Wilfredo Magno Torres( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of feuding families and clans in selected provinces in Mindanao / Jamail A. Kamlian -- Dynamics and management of rido in the Province of Maguindanao / Abhoud Syed M. Lingga -- Inventory of existing rido in Lanao del Sur, 1994-2004 / Moctar I. Matuan -- Management of clan conflict and rido among the Tausug, Magindanao, Maranao, Sama, and Yakan tribes / Ofelia L. Durante [und weitere] -- Responses to interkin group conflict in northern Mindanao / Erlinda Montillo-Burton [und weitere] -- Understanding inter-ethnic conflicts in north Cotabato and Bukidnon provinces / Guiamel Alim, Jose Bulao, Jr., and Ismael G. Kulat -- Management and resolution of rido among Meranao in Baloi, Lanao del Norte / Monalinda Emperio Doro -- Big war, small wars / Jose Jowel Canuday -- The celebrated cases of rido in Maguindanao and north Cotabato / United Youth for Peace and Development (UNYPAD) -- Tausug and Corsican clan feuding / Gerard Rixhon
 
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Alternative Names
Aišīyā Fūndīsǎn

Ajia Zaidan

Asian Foundation

Ayshīyā Fundashan

Aziĭn San

Bunyād-i Āsiyā

District de Quỳ Châu

Distritong Quỳ Châu

Fondation Asie

Huyện Quỳ Châu

Īshiyā Fūndīshan

Meiguo Ya Zhou ji jin hui

Meiguo Yazhou ji jin hui

Mūnlanithi ʿĀsīa

Mūnnithi ʿĀsīa

Mūnnithi ʿĒchīa

Qaṅgkār Mūlnidhi Qāśī

Quỹ châu Á

Quỳ Châu Koān

TAF

TAF (Asia Foundation)

The Asia Foundation

Ya-chou hsieh hui

Ya-chou hsieh hui (Asia Foundation)

Yazhou ji jin huiыа

Yazhou xie hui

Азийн Сан

ايشيا فونديشن

بنياد آسيا

มูลนิธิอาเซีย

꾸이쩌우현

アジア財団

クイチャウ県

亚洲协会

亞洲基金會

美國亞洲基金會

葵州县

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English (103)

Chinese (5)

Persian (1)