Fall Bulletin 2012

IN THIS ISSUE: National Geographic and Dr. Sakena Yacoobi Honored at Lotus Awards Visionary NGO Leader Sir Fazle Hasan Abed of BRAC is Asia Foundation Fellow Asia Foundation at Google’s Big Tent on Open Data and Disaster Preparedness Renowned Philanthropist Dr....

Luce Scholars Report for Assignments in Asia

Since the Luce Scholars program—the signature program of the Henry Luce Foundation—was launched in 1974, The Asia Foundation has administered this major effort to provide an awareness of Asia among future leaders in American society. The Luce Scholars Program remains...

Multimedia

Storytime Campaign Reaches 2 Million Children Across Asia In the lead-up to International Literacy Day on September 8, The Asia Foundation’s Books for Asia program launched Storytime in Asia, a month-long campaign that celebrated the transformative power of...

Briefly Noted

Board of Trustees in Mongolia Our trustees traveled to Ulaanbaatar and outside the capital city to see Asia Foundation Mongolia programs, including a water quality monitoring project on the Tuul River in Terelj National Park.