Asia Regional Program Updates

Nine Finalists Announced in ASEAN-U.S. Science Prize for Women on Energy Research
August 22, 2016

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the U.S. Mission to ASEAN and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with UL, announced nine finalists for the second ASEAN-U.S. Science Prize for Women, this year’s competition focused on sustainable energy research.

Remarks by Sean Callahan, Acting Mission Director, USAID Cambodia KHANA/IPs Annual Review and Re-planning  and the Launch of KHA
July 28, 2016

It is my great pleasure to be here to celebrate KHANA's contribution to the HIV response in Cambodia and to launch the new strategic plan for 2016-2020. This event takes place at an important time, especially because of the 2030 global agenda and Cambodia's strong commitment to virtually eliminate new HIV infections by 2025. That’s five years earlier than the global goal!

July 15, 2016

WildScan, Southeast Asia’s leading application for species identification and response, has officially launched in Cambodia. The app is designed to help stop the illegal wildlife trade.

June 22, 2016

WildScan, Southeast Asia’s application for species identification available on Android devices, can now be downloaded and used on Apple devices in a move that can significant increase the reach of the tool across the region.

May 31, 2016

Today marked the beginning of a new chapter in the development of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN) with the launch of the ASEAN SME Academy, which offers courses and resources for businesses through computers, smart phones and tablets.


Last updated: August 23, 2016