Based in Hong Kong, CAPS works across 18 Asian countries and territories; with an extensive network of local partners across Asia; and with support primarily from Asian business leaders and philanthropists. We generate evidence-business insights into how individuals, companies, and governments can best address social challenges.

Featured Research

16 January 2018

Doing Good Index 2018

Maximizing Asia's Potential
DGI™ - a groundbreaking, first-of-its-kind study showcasing factors that enable or hinder private social investment and philanthropy across 15 Asian economies.
6 February 2018

Pragmatic Philanthropy: Asian Charity Explained

Palgrave Macmillan, January 2018
This cutting-edge text considers how Asian philanthropists and charitable organizations break with Western philanthropic traditions and examines the key traits and trends that make social investment in Asia unique.
13 September 2018

Giving Back to the Future

Scholarships for Higher Education
While giving scholarships is highly popular among Asian philanthropists, there has been little, if any, attempt to measure impact and learn its best practices. The study serves as a crucial step towards filling this gap for philanthropists, foundations, and universities in Asia and worldwide.