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
  • 400


    Projects in Asia in FY 2020
  • 3,700,000


    Women entrepreneurs reached
    in FY 2020

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 co-launches a ground-breaking research initiative to shape the role of multinational corporations and policy in Asia

The Asia Foundation, Economics of Mutuality Foundation, Erasmus University in Rotterdam, and Hanyang University, are recruiting a post-doc research candidate on “Inclusive Growth Models in Asian Countries.” This is rare opportunity to join a two-year research collaboration and a global movement to repurpose the role of multinational companies around the world (see The successful researcher will spend one year in Asia and one year in Europe, using economic theory to practical applications in business and policy towards a more inclusive Asia and the world. For more information, please find the attached file.


Our Location

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