Partners in Asian Development
The Asia Foundation’s Partnership for Asian Development (PAD) initiative contributes to deepening the impact of public Official Development Assistance in Asia, and supports private Asian philanthropy aimed at economic and social development in the region.
The Asia Foundation’s Partners in Asian Development (PAD) collaborates with both official development assistance agencies and corporate donors in Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, and Singapore to support economic and social development elsewhere in the region. Foundation staff and program partners work jointly with potential Asian public or private donors to identify and implement appropriate development projects. PAD staff also assist emerging Asian corporate donors learn about international best practices in corporate social responsibility through the provision of consulting and advisory services and facilitating donor-recipient relationships.