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.
Leapfrog towards Efficiency And Progress through Low Carbon Economy Indonesia
The Indonesian manufacturing sector is one of the nation’s largest sources of fossil-fuel derived greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. LEAP Indonesia focuses on the energy-intensive manufacturing sub-sectors cement, iron and steel, power generation, palm oil, and textile where there is significant cant potential for energy efficiency improvements.
The project will work towards initiating a low carbon economy in Indonesia through awareness raising, capacity building and pilot implementation.