Empowering Women to Transform Their Lives


In Asia, women and girls have been gaining power and voice in the political spheres as well as in the workplace. However, enormous challenges to achieving gender equality remain. In this film, The Asia Foundation’s Jane Sloane explains these challenges, and describes how The Asia Foundation and the Lotus Circle, a vibrant community of philanthropists, are working together to advance women’s empowerment and gender equality in the region.

Related programs: Empower Women, Lotus Circle

HIGHLIGHTS ACROSS ASIA

2019 Lotus Leadership Awards Gala

Wednesday, April 3, 2019, New York City

Honoring award-winning journalist Christiane Amanpour and social enterprise SafetiPin

2019 Lotus Leadership Awards Gala

Wednesday, April 3, 2019, New York City