Reality of Aid - Asia Pacific (RoA-AP) is one of the regional arms of The Reality of Aid Network. RoA-AP primarily focuses on issues related to Peace, Security, and Militarism within the Asia Pacific. RoA-AP supports the global network in providing reliable and well-researched reports on aid performance, in influencing national and regional policy makers through lobbying and policy dialogue, and in facilitating collaboration among Asia Pacific CSOs to enhance their capacities toward building effective development cooperation.


Chairperson – Southeast Asia
Jahangir Masum
Coastal Development Partnership  

Central Asia
Chinara Aitbaeva
Nash Vek Public Foundation

Northeast Asia
Youngah Lee
People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy

Emeline Siale
Pacific Islands Association of NGOs

Middle East and North Africa
Ziad Abdel Samad
Arab NGO Network for Development

Sarah Isabelle Torres
Reality of Aid – Asia Pacific

The Reality of Aid Report 2018: Asia Pacific
The Reality of Aid Report 2018: Asia Pacific

Assessing Aid and Militarism in Asia