Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI)
The Agency for Strategic Initiatives or ASI is a Russian autonomous non-profit organization founded by the Government of Russia. The agency aims to implement a set of measures in the economic and social spheres. In particular, for the promotion of priority projects, the implementation of measures to improve the business environment in Russia, the development of professional personnel, etc.
Activities of the Agency
The ASI has been established to coordinate the interaction with financial organizations, development institutions, and funds. It also attempt to coordinate interaction with authorities on the provision of support measures, assistance in solving systemic problems (various regulatory and administrative barriers.
The agency declares support for projects in several areas:
- New business
- Young professionals
- Social projects