CNN iReport Features Lotus Leadership Awards

June 12, 2012 — CNN iReport features The Asia Foundation’s Second Annual Lotus Leadership Awards. The piece highlights Lotus Leadership Award recipient Dr. Sakena Yacoobi for her groundbreaking work to bring education and health services to Afghan women and girls, highlights The Asia Foundation’s director of Women’s Empowerment Carol Yost and includes a brief interview with chair Ida Liu.  View more here: “Heroic Afghan Women’s Rights Leader Honored in United States.”

Related locations: Afghanistan, New York
Related programs: Empower Women

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