Central Asia Institute

  • F Funder
  • I Implementer


Vision: To unlock the full potential of girls and women through education. When girls and women thrive, their families, communities, and nations prosper. Educate a girl. Change the world. Mission: To promote education and livelihood skills, especially for girls and women, in the remote regions of Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Tajikistan.

Primary Functions

  • Capacity building/Technical assistance
  • Networking/Convening
  • Program/Project Implementation

Secondary Functions

  • Awareness Raising/Advocacy
  • Funding

Geographic Scope

  • Global / regional

Areas of work Back to Top

Education topics addressed


  • Post-secondary
  • Primary completion
  • Primary enrollment
  • Primary to secondary transition
  • Secondary completion


  • Early childhood development
  • Transition from school to work

Other skills

  • Life skills/sexuality education
  • Rights/empowerment education
  • Vocational training


  • School facilities
  • School quality
  • Teacher training


  • Literacy

Cross-cutting topics addressed

  • Economic/livelihoods (including savings/financial inclusion, etc.)
  • Empowerment

Funders and partners Back to Top

Current girls' education partners

Locations and contact information Back to Top


Central Asia Institute

Headquarters location(s)

  • Bozeman, Montana, United States of America

Office location(s)

  • Afghanistan
  • Pakistan
  • Tajikistan

Locations of current girls’ education work

Map showing countries (listed below) where the organization is involved with girls' education programs

  • Afghanistan
  • Pakistan
  • Tajikistan

Projects Back to Top