Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Asia

  • 30.04.2019 | Trade, labour and social dialogue | News

    Join us this International Workers’ Day to call for #WorkersRights4All

    In a changing world of work we need to recognize that all workers are workers, whether formal or informal, entitled to rights at work that guarantee...


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  • 03.04.2019 | Networks for social democracy | News

    FES in Nepal: A trusted voice facilitating mutual understanding in the democratisation process

    A mediator and platform for exchange in Nepal through several periods of conflict and reform since the 1990s, FES is facilitating to build trust...


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  • 15.01.2019 | Economy of tomorrow | News

    How to put the “social” into smart cities?

    A German delegation hosted by FES, visited Singapore to find out how the city state uses technology for creating a liveable city.


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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Office for Regional Cooperation in Asia

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#12-320/321/322
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Singapore 199591

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29.04.2019 | #FeministAsia, Gender and social justice | News

Asian feminists on building bridges between women’s rights and labour rights

At a regional dialogue in Dhaka, feminists, political economist and women’s rights and labour activists focus on recognition of care work and stronger maternity rights.


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11.04.2019 | Trade, labour and social dialogue | News

Towards a new social contract

The right to freely associate, bargain and be free from discrimination for exercising labour rights should continue to form the cornerstone of a renewed social contract in the future due to the increasing precarity of work and inequality.


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05.04.2019 | Gender and social justice, #FeministAsia | News

Uniting feminists and workers in the struggle for decent work

Bringing the women’s and workers’ movements together is a challenging task that one of the working groups as part of a regional project on feminism in Asia chose to face.


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From Hanoi to Katowice: We must step up climate action targets
Together further and fairer – A just energy transition in Asia

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FES Singapore

This is the official page of FES Office for Regional Cooperation in Asia. Through cross-border projects we tackle social justice in Asia, with focus on decent working conditions, social protection systems and gender equality.

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FES Economy of Tomorrow (Regional Project)

Socially just, resilient and green dynamic growth is necessary to produce the conditions for a Good Society with full capabilities for all. A project that brings together thinkers from Asia and Europe to tackle this challenge.

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FES Afghanistan

A constructive dialogue between civil society and state actors, peaceful conflict resolution as well as women and youth empowerment are core areas of our work in Kabul since 2002.

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FES India

Since 1981, the FES Delhi office is working on women, gender and youth equality, labour rights as well as a socially balanced economy. Explore what FES has achieved here so far.

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FES Pakistan

Explore the work of our Islamabad office on women and youth empowerment, the promotion of democracy and a socially just economy. FES Pakistan has functioned as a catalyst in the country and region since the 1980s.

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FES Thailand

Social justice and an active civil society are key aims of our work in Thailand. Since 1970, our Bangkok office has supported the democratization process and democratic actors.

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FES Vietnam

Among the first NGOs in Vietnam, FES is supporting the renovation process known as Doi moi since 1990. The promotion of social justice and political participation are key areas in this relation.

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FES Bangladesh

In 2014, FES officially opened its office in Dhaka. Together with partners, we facilitate inclusive dialogues on social justice with a focus on labour rights, sustainable development and international cooperation.

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FES Indonesia

Sustainability, social transformation in the city and the welfare state – those are the areas our office in Jakarta has been working on since 1968. Albeit success in these fields, challenges remain to this day.

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FES Nepal

How can democratic political institutions and an active civil society be fostered in Nepal? This is one question the FES office has been working on in different projects since 1994.

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FES Korea

Democratic pluralism, a socially balanced economy and the inter-Korean dialogue are key working areas of our office in Seoul. FES has collaborated with its regional partners for more than 55 years in these fields.

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FES Myanmar

In Myanmar, country that has experienced over 50 years of military rule, FES promotes an inclusive and participatory reform process. A socially just society and enhanced peace and cooperation are core values of our mission.

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FES Mongolia

With more than 20 years since it first started to work in Mongolia, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung from its office in Ulaanbaatar supports partners in promoting social democracy, gender equality and a just society.

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FES Philippines

In the Philippines since 1964, we promote democracy and work to strengthen the social and ecological dimensions of economic development through education, research, political dialogue, and international cooperation. 

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