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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 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 24, 2021

Fundraiser and charitable donations to Mangalore Rotary Club and GiveIndia.org provide direct aid to the people of India

ATLANTA -- Riskonnect, the leader in integrated risk management solutions, today announces it has made charitable donations to the Mangalore Rotary Club and GiveIndia.org. The...

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 04, 2021

The deployment enhances security and paves the way for increased community activities after dark

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...

Apr 24, 2021

PETALING JAYA: RYTHM Foundation (RF), the social impact initiative of the QI Group, has joined forces with three other Malaysian organisations to champion a Youth Development program called Jaguh RF. In addition to RF, the partnership includes MySkills Foundation, MyPJ, and the PJ City Football Club (PJ City FC)....

Feb 28, 2021

Under the theme ‘Aid and Coronavirus, a focus on Africa’

Dubai, United Arab Emirates- February 23 2021: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the 17th edition of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid...

Feb 14, 2021

KOZHIKODE, Kerala, India -- The Gender Campus in Kozhikode, Kerala was inaugurated by Chief Minister of Kerala Pinarayi Vijayan on Feb 14th. The ceremony marked the functional launch of projects, programmes and completed facilities at the campus, where the second edition of the International Conference on Gender...

Feb 07, 2021

CHICAGO -- SBB Research Group is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the Greater Chicago K-12 Chess Championship for the seventh consecutive year. Hundreds of students will compete for the title of “City Champion” at the City of Chicago's official chess championship on February 6, 2021. SBB Research Group is...

Jan 28, 2021

PETALING JAYA, 26th January 2021: RYTHM Foundation, the Social Impact Initiative of the QI Group, and MyKita a local NGO in Kerling, Selangor, are joining hands to assist students from low-income families to give them a platform to develop themselves through education.

Dec 02, 2020

SINGAPORE, Dec. 3, 2020 -- Ecolab, the global leader in water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services, has donated more than U$200,000 of cleaning and disinfecting products to organizations across Southeast Asia to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Ecolab has provided its soaps, hand...

Nov 20, 2020

Habitat marks more than 35 million people served since 1976 as it releases its 2020 annual report, noting additional strides in housing advocacy, microfinancing, community reinvestment

Oct 30, 2020

Addressing non-communicable diseases reduces COVID-19 deaths

Berlin, Germany -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- Today, at the World Health Summit, health ministers from Myanmar and Rwanda presented national strategies and costed action plans to reduce deaths from non-communicable diseases. These strategies and action...

Oct 28, 2020

International and local Students, Innovators, and Startups to Compete in Providing Innovative Solutions for People Working in the Humanitarian Field

Dubai – United Arab Emirates, October 27th 2020: The Dubai Future Council for Humanitarian Aid Initiative in collaboration with the Dubai International...

Oct 11, 2020

A group of students from the University of Hong Kong (HKU) took part in a novel solution to address the water supply problem in a slum area in Myanmar.

Twenty HKU students went on a three-week trip organised by the Department of Civil Engineering in January 2020 under an experiential learning programme...

Oct 09, 2020

The World Food Programme has been awarded with the Nobel Peace Prize.

The Problem:

• The world is moving in the wrong direction: hunger is on the rise. 690 million people are hungry and nearly all the world’s major food crises (10 out of 13 of them) are driven by conflict.

• Conflict and...