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The Asia Foundation and ODI Launch Study Series The Asia Foundation and the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) recently launched a new paper series called "Working Politically in Practice."
November 19, 2014
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Books for Asia Afghanistan03/25/2013
The Asia Foundation's Books for Asia program distributes books and other reading materials for all educational levels to 18 Asian countries. Since its inception in 1954, Books for Asia has provided nearly 45 million books and journals to more than 50,000 academic and non-academic institutions throughout Asia. In Afghanistan, Books for Asia has donated more than 350,000 books and journals to government agencies, private institutions, and NGOs across the country, supporting national development, international understanding, and English-language literacy.