ASSIST book bags gold in 52nd Anvil Awards
MAKATI City, Philippines – The Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST)’s Bagong Yugto ng Buhay (Bayuhay) coffee table book received a Gold Award in the 52nd Anvil Awards on Friday, March 10, at the Rizal Ballroom of Makati Shangri-La Manila.
ASSIST officially launches SOURCe in Nepal
On 24th February 2016, ASSIST, in association with SIDEC-Nepal, launched a new project called SOURCe at Thapathalli, Kathmandu, Nepal. The aim of SOURCe is to supply unpolluted clean drinking water to rural communities in Nepal.
AIDF Asia Summit 2016 to focus on improving health resilience and addressing challenges to safe drinking water and sanitation
London, 24 March 2016: In light of the United Nations World Water Day, the Aid & International Development Forum (AIDF) Asia Summit 2016 emphasises the importance of freshwater and sanitation in transforming societies and economies while improving livelihoods.
AIDF Asia Summit 2016
The Aid & International Development Forum Asia Summit returns to Bangkok on 21-22 June 2016, once again uniting leading humanitarian aid and development experts in the region.
Join the competition! Youth4Asia Solutions Search on Citizenship and Governance
The ADB NGOC’s Youth Initiative and ASSIST have launched the 4th installment of the Youth4Asia Solutions Search. All youth-led or youth-focused organizations with projects on Citizenship and Governance across Asia and the Pacific are invited to apply.
Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST) is an international non-government organization focused on capacity building. It seeks to promote sustainable practices to address social problems in the developing world, with focus on Asia and Africa.
ASSIST takes pride in its process-oriented approach to capacity building towards social improvement and sustainable transformation. Its goal is to empower its target groups to make them resilient to the social, economic and environmental challenges.
It is presently based in Makati City, Philippines, but also has operations in India and Vietnam and manages projects in over 10 countries. Through its Partner to Progress philosophy, it has successfully implemented such projects in collaboration with the European Union, United Nation Environment Program (UNEP), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), USAID, International Finance Corporation (IFC), GIZ, and DEG/ KFW amongst other organizations.
The three human figures in different shades represent our respect for diversity and commitment to provide assistance to any organization, regardless of nationality, religion or beliefs.
The two hands represent our sincerity and willingness to assist partners in achieving social improvement and sustainable transformation.
Our end goal is to bring meaningful change in its truest form - transforming our world into a green planet, one that is sustainable to support the current and future generations.