ASSIST (the Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation) is an international NGO that is focused on capacity building. It seeks to promote sustainable practices to address social problems in the developing world, with a focus on Asia and Africa.

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Digibayanihan in Philippines

As the world moves into the fourth industrial revolution, digital literacy is vital in ensuring people keep up with advancements. In a country like Philippines where crippling issues such as poverty, lack of access to primary education, where 5.6% of the population (roughly 5million adults) are unemployed, a more digitally savvy and literate nation brings … Continue reading Digibayanihan in Philippines

Children playing Master of Disaster boardgame

The Master of Disaster: Teaching Disaster Risk Reduction Through Play

Straddling the typhoon belt and the Pacific Ring of Fire, the Philippines ranks among the top five most disaster-prone countries in the world. On average, the country experiences 14 disasters annually, affecting millions of people every year. To create a culture of proactive disaster preparedness and response among the youth, Asia Society for Social Improvement … Continue reading The Master of Disaster: Teaching Disaster Risk Reduction Through Play

Digital Strategies for Development Summit 2014

Digital Strategies for Development Summit

Hosted by TechSoup partner ASSIST in Manila in Oct. 2014, the Digital Summit for Development Strategies brought together 400 Delegates and 55 speakers and thought-leaders to connect and share innovative, tech-related solutions

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