This public health crisis with the COVID19 Pandemic is exposing the fractures in our communities and lack of access to good quality housing in both the developed and emerging economies. The pandemic has put a spotlight on how unequal our cities are and the painful images of migrant workers &
Asia Initiatives is excited to host our 17th Annual Gala, where we are pleased to welcome the Eighth United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who will present the Award for Women’s Empowerment to Chelsea Clinton, of the Global Clinton Initiatives and Susan Blaustein of WomenStrong International. This will be a night to celebrate
Come attend the Dining For Women (DFW) National Conference and see our Board of Advisors Member, Jay Jaidev and our Founder, Geeta Mehta present on Social Capital Credits and AI’s work with DFW on Saturday’s Innovation Panel. The topic of the presentation is Social Entrepreneurship: Innovations and Transformations. Click here for
What if the concept of Social Capital was added to all “capital” transactions? Could it disrupt the established one dimensional currency of Capitalism, built upon ideas of unlimited resource exploitation and private greed?
The team at Asia Initiatives led by Dr. Geeta Mehta is collaborating on writing a book on
Join us at the home of Geeta Mehta to discuss how social capital can be leveraged to make cities more livable. Space is limited so RSVP here!
Become an investor in the Women’s Water Movement! Here’s how you can contribute to our #RiseWithHer campaign and celebrate International Women’s Day with meaningful impact.
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Dr. Geeta Mehta, Founder of AI, will be speaking at the Women’s Economic Empowerment Global Summit (WEEGS) held with the theme “Women Excelling in Economy”. It is hosted by NAMA Women’s Establishment in collaboration with UN Women from 4 to 5 December 2017 in Sharjah, the United Arab Emirates.
Join us as panelists share their experiences working in severely under-resourced urban settings, leveraging the social capital of impoverished communities to activate cash-poor and capacity-constrained local governments to respond to health and welfare challenges.
Abenaa Akuamoa-Boateng, Founder/Executigve Director, Women’s Health to Wealth; former West Africa Regional Coordinator for
On Friday, October 13, at the Asia Initiatives (AI) Gala, Ban Ki Moon will present an award, named after him, to Gloria Steinem. Just like AI, Gloria Steinem started her work in India, and has since become a powerful voice for women’s issues internationally. We will also be honoring Eva Haller and