Featured Events

Leaders on the Frontlines Virtual Awards

Thursday, September 24, 2020

With lives and livelihoods disrupted, leaders are confronting extraordinary challenges in a time of uncertainty.

Virtual Lotus Leadership Awards Gala

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Celebrating allies in the fight for gender equality. Honoring Ziauddin Yousafzai, Mastercard, and The Gender Lab.

Past Events


Virtual Lotus Leadership Awards Honoring Ziauddin Yousafzai, Mastercard, and The Gender Lab

Event: Wednesday April 15, 2020, ONLINE from New York City


POSTPONED: The 8th Annual Young Lotus Circle Soiree

Event: Wednesday, March 11th, 2020, New York City (Postponed)

The Young Lotus Circle is a diverse group of young professionals, working to benefit The Asia Foundation’s Women’s Empowerment programs. Through social events and fundraisers, the Young Lotus Circle raises funds to improve the social, economic, and political opportunities for girls and women across developing Asia.

Korea scene 

The Asia Foundation Honored at the Pacific Century Institute's Annual Dinner

Event: Thursday, February 27, 2020, Beverly Hills, CA


Girl Power in Myanmar: Publishing Overlooked Stories to Affect Change

Event: Wednesday, January 8th 2020, New York City


Ottawa Public Program: 2019 Survey of the Afghan People

Event: Wednesday December 11, 2019, Ottawa


New York City Public Program: Status of Women in Afghanistan

Event: Monday, December 9, 2019, New York City


DC Launch of the 2019 Myanmar Business Environment Index

Event: Tuesday, October 8, 2019, Washington, DC


The Gender Lab: Engaging Boys to Advance Gender Equality in India

Event: Friday, September 27, 2019, New York City


Will North Korea Denuclearize?

Event: Thursday, September 12, 2019, Berkeley, CA