Zhenjiang, December 2013 - In recognition for their outstanding work in providing quality insurance program in Pakistan—Naya Jeevan was named winner of the 2013 Asia Society-Bank of America Merrill Lynch Asia 21 Young Leaders Public Service Award (Asia 21 PSA). Dr. Zahra Shah, Head of Medical Services, accepted the award during the ceremonies last December 7th at the Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit in Zhenjiang, China. Continue reading
Naya Jeevan Named the 2013 Asia Society Bank of America Merril Lynch Asia 21 Young Leaders Public Service Award Winner
By Tom Nagorski
The new class of Asia Society Asia 21 Young Leaders had just arrived for their “summit” in the Chinese city of Zhenjiang when word came that Nelson Mandela had died. The news broke in the early morning, and over breakfast conversations turned to Mandela’s achievements, and his great gifts as a leader: integrity and humility, quiet perseverance and boundless courage.
Responding to the Call for Action, this year’s Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit officially concluded in Zhenjiang, China earlier today.
Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski welcomes the crowd at the 2013 Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit in Zhenjiang, China, on December 6, 2013.
By Tom Nagorski
ZHENJIANG, CHINA — Of course the meaning of leadership – and the potential and challenge for true leaders – are the real reasons why we gather the Asia 21 network, and the newly-minted Asia 21 Young Leaders are an impressive and inspiring group.
Asia-Pacific region’s top leadership program identifies and brings together region’s top leaders under 40
New York (November 6, 2013) — Asia Society is pleased to announce the Class of 2013-2014 Asia 21 Young Leaders, a prestigious group of the region’s emerging leaders under 40 in fields including government, business, policy, education, and arts. This is Asia Society’s 8th class of Asia 21 leaders chosen for their outstanding achievements, their promise for the future, their commitment to public service, and their desire to make the world a better place by collaborating with counterparts across the Asia-Pacific region.