Asia Foundation Development Fellows 2016 U.S. Component

The Asia Foundation Development Fellows program provides highly qualified, young professionals from Asia with an unparalleled opportunity to strengthen their leadership skills and gain in-depth knowledge of Asia’s critical development challenges. The year-long professional advancement program reflects The Asia Foundation’s six-decade tradition of investing in the region’s most promising future leaders and draws on the Foundation’s extensive 18-country network and deep expertise working with innovative leaders and communities across the region. Over the course of the program activities in Asia and the U.S., the Fellows form life-long professional and personal bonds in a nurturing atmosphere of learning and connections. San Francisco, New York, and Washington, DC served as locations of the U.S. component of this year’s program.