The Ban Ki-moon Award Gala will be hosted by Asia Initiatives in New York on October 13, 2017. This year’s award will be bestowed upon journalist and social and political activist, Gloria Steinem. A 2015 New Yorker profile of our awardee pertinently calls her a ‘warrior’! Read here.
Past honorees at Asia Initiatives Galas have included Dr. Jeffrey Sachs, the renowned economist and humanitarian, Ms. Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo, Ms. Kerry Kennedy, the human rights activist and executive director of the R.F. Kennedy Foundation and Dr. Nirmal Mattoo, renowned nephrologist, philanthropist and humanitarian.