The Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, one of the five regional commissions of the United Nations, works to overcome some of the region’s greatest challenges by providing results-oriented projects, technical assistance, and capacity building to member States.
The Asian Development Bank assists its members, and partners, by providing loans, technical assistance, grants, and equity investments to promote social and economic development.
CBM Global works alongside persons with disabilities in the world’s poorest places to fight poverty and exclusion and transform lives.
The Asia Foundation works to improves lives, expands opportunities, and helps societies flourish across a dynamic and developing Asia.
PARIS21 promotes the better use and production of statistics throughout the developing world.
The Commonwealth Secretariat is the intergovernmental organization that supports member countries to achieve the Commonwealth's aims of development, democracy, and peace.
The Individual Deprivation Measure is a new individual-level, gender-sensitive, measure of multidimensional poverty.