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Asia is the largest of the earth's seven continents, covering about one-third of the world's total land area. Its more than 3.9 billion inhabitants account for three-fifths of the world's total population and half of the world's hungry.

Asian regions are highly diverse in population, culture and language; however, with few exceptions, its many countries are economically underdeveloped. Reducing poverty in Asia requires holistic support addressing everything from social development and physical health, to education and vocational training, protection and justice for victims of abuse, and economic and agricultural productivity.

Compassion serves more than 250,000 poor children in five countries in the south and southeast regions of Asia:

Featured Stories from Asia

Child Sponsorship Indonesia
How Does Sponsorship Help Kids Spiritually?
Compassion sponsors help release children from all forms of poverty — even those not visible on the surface.
Child Sponsorship Philippines
Keeping Busy for God
Bea has a lot of things going against her. Life could seem hopeless, but it’s not. Why? Because Bea met Jesus.
Child Sponsorship Philippines
Art From the Heart
At 5 years old, Evie has already figured out how to use her gifts from God to help others.
Child Sponsorship Indonesia
What Does Cognitive Development Have to Do With Child Protection?
The knowledge and problem-solving skills that sponsored children learn in Compassion's program can break the generational poverty cycle.
Survival Bangladesh
An End to Their Chronic Hunger
Kanti had only rice to eat. Her baby? Only water. Here’s how donors helped rescue them from malnutrition.

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