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L: Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. (Random House) R: Asia Society President Josette Sheeran.

President's Forum: Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

Journalists/social activists Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn join Asia Society President Josette Sheeran for a provocative and wide-ranging discussion on some of the most pressing issues of our times. more
Huamaira Bachal at the Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit in Zhenjiang, China in December 2013. (Tahiat Mahboob/Asia Society)

Interview: Why Humaira Bachal Fights for Quality Education in Pakistan

The Asia 21 Young Leader explains how, at the age of 12, she decided to dedicate herself to providing children in Pakistan with an education. more
Typhoon victims wait to have a chance to board a flight to evacuate the area at Tacloban airport on November 14, 2013. (Nicolas Asfouri/AFP/Getty Images)

Listen: High-Level Briefing on Philippines Typhoon Aftermath and Recovery

Asia Society President Josette Sheeran moderated the teleconference featuring Jose Cuisia, John Negroponte, John Maisto and Anthony Nappi on Friday, November 15. more
1980s propaganda posters for the one-child policy in Guilin, China. (kattebelletje/Flickr)

China's One-Child Policy Already Irrelevant?

Amidst speculation that the one-child policy might be coming to an end in China, Leslie Chang evaluates where it stands today. more