Let’s Read – The Asia Foundation, Mongolia

Development of children in their early years happens at multiple levels and is largely influenced by the people in their environment. Global evidence suggests that irrespective of whether or not children are enrolled in a formal setting, involvement of parents …

OneSky – Mongolia

Over half the population of Mongolia’s capital, Ulaanbaatar, lives in “Ger” districts made up of large unplanned settlements that  lack access to basic infrastructure and services. Ulaanbaatar has grown by more than 30% since 2007, owing to these ever expanding …

OneSky – Vietnam

For most low-salaried working parents in Vietnam, the best option for childcare has long been home-based daycare providers. Often overcrowded, under-resourced, with poor facilities and little training – horror-stories regularly appear in the Vietnamese media. OneSky aims to improve quality …

ZORIG FOUNDATION

Mongolia has a young population with nearly 30% represented by youth aged 15-34 years. Income generation and gainful employment is one of the major challenges youth are facing with youth unemployment rate nearly 21% (15-24 years, 2016) and the school-to-work …

World Vision Mongolia

Poverty is one of the biggest issues in Mongolia. 29,6 %1 of total population are living in poverty with unemployment rate among the highest in Asia with fewer job opportunities for youth. (source) Aiming to tackle this issue, Lorinet Foundation …

REACH

REACH is a Vietnamese non-profit organization registered with VUSTA (Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations) specializing in providing short-term (3 or 6 months), market-oriented training, including soft skills that youth need in their workplace. It also supports youth to …

KOTO

KOTO stands for “Know One, Teach One.” KOTO targets to transform lives of disadvantaged and at-risk youth in Vietnam through their holistic two-year residential training program in hospitality in Hanoi. The training, certified by the Box Hill Institute in Australia, …

Bookbridge

Starting off as a scout exchange program with Mongolia, BOOKBRIDGE has developed into an impactful and purpose-driven social enterprise. They serve as a platform for the next generation of leaders in Europe and Asia to be change makers. Their core …

The Plug-in

The Ger Plug-in explores the possibility of providing off-grid infrastructure that meets the needs of the ger district residents in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The prototype is a single modular unit called Ger Plug-in that could be attached to a ger and …

Children Ger Project

Children Ger (CG) is an NGO in the ger district of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, which provides elementary education to vulnerable children and youth who have dropped out of public school system due to poverty, disability and abuse. The CG aims to …