Asia Initiatives

Dining For Women Funds SoCCs in Shohratgarh

Dining for Women has awarded a $47,000 grant to Asia Initiatives to implement SoCCs in Shohratgarh, a village in the foothills of the Himalayas. 

Empower Refugees Through SoCCs

Empower refugees and their local host communities to leverage social capital for settling into a new life. 

15 Women, 15 Years

An overview of Asia Initiatives' impact over 15 years of service, told through the personal stories of 15 women. 

Asia Initiatives Impact 2017

2017 was a great year for Asia Initiatives' programs and for women's empowerment! Learn more about what AI has accomplished over the course of the year. Tutorial Video

An introduction on how to use our online SoCCmarket platform for SoCCpreneurs all over the world!

The PepsiCo Foundation funds SoCCs

Asia Initiatives teamed with SEWA to bring SoCCs to Ahmedabad, funded by the PepsiCo Foundation. Watch a video about the pilot project and how SoCCs are changing the lives of women in India here

Midwife Training in Bangladesh

Learn about Asia Initiatives' effort to support safe and effective training for traditional birth attendants in Bangladesh.