Supporting the Asia-Pacific region realize the benefits of technology to facilitate development through our public-private partnerships with international organizations.

In Asia, we work with global partners like USAID and UNHCR, alongside regional development organizations like the Asian Development Bank and United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

Featured Projects

Learn more about our projects to improve social and economic conditions in communities in Asia.  
  • ADB: NGO Connection Days

    ADB and Microsoft have supported NGO Connection Days in Southeast Asia, bringing together development advocates and local partners to advance non-governmental organization (NGO) programs and operational activities through increased access and use of ICT.

  • Improving Hospitals through Access to Medical Research

    Through Research4Life’s HINARI program, supported by the World Heath Organisation (WHO), hospitals like Bach Mai in Hanoi, Vietnam are able to equip doctors and staff with access to journals and research to improve health facilities and medical libraries.

  • UNESCAP: Regional ICT Training Center for Government Officials

    Since 2006, Microsoft has supported the Asian and Pacific Training Center for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT) – a key initiative in advancing UNESCAP’s ICT capabilities.