The Asia Foundation Korea

improving lives

The Asia Foundation Korea

expanding opportunities

The Asia Foundation Korea

helping societies flourish

At a Glance

The Asia Foundation is the premier international development organization in Asia. Headquartered in San Francisco,
we work through a network of offices in 18 Asian countries and in Washington, DC
As a loyal friend of Korea for over 65-years, we exist to serve Asia and help fulfill dreams and the aspirations of
Korea and Korea’s role in Asia. [Learn More]

  • 18
    Network of offices
    in 18 Asian countries
  • 1954
    In Korea Since
  • 10


    Youth Unemployment
    in East and Southeast Asia

A message from Kwang Kim,
Country Representative

Korea emerged as a global leader with much to contribute in addressing
the pressing problems confronting the international community.
Our increasing focus in partnerships also requires humility and readiness
to listen. The Asia Foundation, together with our Korean friends and
global partners, invite you to join in our next chapter in Korean and
Asian history. [Learn More]


The Asia Foundation and the Gyeonggido Job Foundation Signed an MOU

June 8, 2021 - The Asia Foundation and the Gyeonggido Job Foundation signed an MOU to support women entrepreneurs in Gyeonggi province on June 8, 2021. The Asia Foundation conducted the research, Accelerate Women Entrepreneurship in Korea, with a focus on Gyeonggi province in 2018, and, in 2020, the Foundation started a comprehensive project in close cooperation with the Gyeonggido Job Foundation for the region’s women entrepreneurs based on the result of the report. Through the cooperation, both parties confirmed the augmentation of women entrepreneurship in Gyeonggi province as a common interest and signed the MOU not only for The Asia Foundation’s project but also for general cooperation to support women entrepreneurs. The MOU ceremony at the Gyeonggido Job Foundation started with words from the Gyeonggido Job Foundation, and The Asia Foundation followed by reporting the history of cooperation between the two parties and signing the MOU. ..


Our Location

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  • Korea Office
  • 7F, Bunam Building, 447, Samil-daero,
    Jongno-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
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  • Tel : +82-2-732-2044~6
  • Fax : +82-2-739-6022
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