One year on from last year’s devastating floods in Pakistan, communities are still rebuilding their lives. From June to October... View Article

To spotlight the advancements in Central Asia on human-centered design (HCD), AKF colleagues presented at the International Social Innovation Research... View Article

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Climate change is a major challenge facing our world today. While some progress has been made, new solutions are urgently... View Article

From a young age Nasim, a 24-year-old entrepreneur, strove to create innovative projects, and contribute to the development of the... View Article

From a young age, Risolat Gulmamadova was interested in starting her own business.

Niyozbegim, a 58-year-old woman, has lived in Roshorv village of Rushan in Tajikistan’s Badakhshon region her entire life.

After getting her master’s degree in finance at Kyrgyz National University, Sagynalieva Aigerim applied for jobs in her field unsuccessfully.

Firuz Khudoberdiev, from Chagev village, says his whole family is involved in the beekeeping business, in one way or another.

Iroda, a woman-owned, parent-led, public organization in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, helps children with autism or neurodevelopmental disabilities with socializing, learning, and... View Article