KABUL, October 24, 2013 — Asia Society Afghanistan 21 Young Leader Ameen Habibi is hopeful for the future of Afghanistan because, as he says, its "resilient and hopeful" young people are taking responsibility for the country's future. (2 min., 12 sec.)
Disruptive Asia continues by analyzing sustainable investment with Durreen Shahnaz of Impact Investment Exchange, Emily Chew of Morgan Stanley, Catia Davim of KPMG Australia, and Stefen Shin of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
This panel discussion explores the power of interethnic coalitions that brought together Asian American, African American, Latinx, and Native American cohorts to mobilize during the civil rights movement in the 1960s.
In the first of a series of presentations featuring Japanese and Asian art collections located outside Japan, Dr. Frank Feltens introduced Charles L. Freer and his collection from the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Asian Art.