Kenan Institute Asia (Kenan), a registered organization under the People’s Aid Coordinating Committee (PACCOM), is a knowledge and capacity building organization implementing results-oriented, social and economic development programming on a not-for-profit basis. Established in Thailand in 1996 and active in Vietnam since 1999, Kenan addresses essential development challenges through an innovative, market-based approach, harnessing the resources and expertise of the private sector and the experience and knowledge of the public and civil society sectors. Our focus areas include business and economic development, education, public health, civil society capacity building, community development, women’s empowerment and corporate social responsibility.
To become the leading provider of services for sustainable development in Asia.
To drive sustainable social and economic development in Southeast Asia through the delivery of knowledge and capacity building services in partnership with our stakeholders.
Collaboration: We co-create with our clients and beneficiaries to develop and deliver services that address the real challenges facing the people of the region.
Inspiration: We are passionate about making life better and take action to make it happen. Through our actions, we inspire others to act and do the same.
Leadership: We are leaders in the field of social and economic development. We empower committed people to help solve the challenges of the 21st century and provide opportunities and dignity for everyone.
Integrity: We care deeply about our work and our reputation. We do not compromise our ethics, our values, or our professionalism. We take personal responsibility to drive our values in everything we do.