The Afghan Young Leaders are at work again! The 2nd installment of the “Promising Voices” Youth Summit recently concluded in Jalalabad of Nangarhar Province in eastern Afghanistan. With upwards of 400 youths in attendance, members of our Afghanistan Young Leaders Initiative shared their vision and sought recommendations about how they can contribute towards their country’s future. Continue reading →
Category Archives: Asia 21 Collaborations
Asia 21 Young Leader RICK PAL (US) who is founder of Ek Disha, through partnerships made possible by his fellow Asia 21 Young Leaders–has partnered with several organizations to provide relief assistance in key issue areas. Continue reading →
Members of the Asia Society’s Afghanistan Young Leaders Initiative (AYLI) played a critical role at the recently concluded youth summit, Promising Voices, in the Herat Province from Dec. 22-23.
During her 6-month stay in Japan as a Council on Foreign Relations Fellow, Asia 21 Fellow Alexandra Harney was delighted to have the support from her fellow Asia 21 young leaders in Japan who made sure that she felt at home. Gen Kanai, Claire Chino, and Daisuke Kan were incredibly helpful to her and Daisuke, in particular, went the extra 10 miles to connect Alexandra to interesting people in Tokyo, including both family, and friends. “Daisuke opened the doors to his world—full of creative, inspiring people trying to make Japan and the world a better place. He transformed my six months in Japan, and for that, I am extremely grateful to Daisuke, and to Asia 21” she says.
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To achieve a healthy nation, policy makers must look at how different sectors of society interact to achieve sustainable health gains. The complexities and often, the misconceived notion that health lies only in the clinics, can put many Filipinos at risk of ignorance to important health reforms that are shaping the health care status of the country.
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