Leaders: Asia-Pacific Updates

The Obama Foundation Rolls Out New All-Virtual Leadership Program Across Three Global Regions

November 9, 2021 11:15 AM

Obama Foundation Leaders in Africa, Asia Pacific, and Europe will participate in a newly formatted, all-virtual leadership program with a scaled cohort size of 35… More

A Ripple of Hope: Asia Pacific Leaders Skye Riggs and Tim Middlemiss create new organization

February 1, 2021 6:41 PM

In December 2019, 200 leaders from 33 nations and territories across the region traveled to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to begin their journey in the first-ever… More

Young Leaders Continue Peacebuilding 75 Years After the Atomic Bombings

August 5, 2020 6:15 PM

On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan, President Obama released a message honoring the victims… More

Australian Bushfires: How You Can Help

January 9, 2020 10:58 AM

Do your part to support those affected by the Australian bushfires today. Since last fall, devastating bushfires have ravaged New South Wales and other… More

Julia Roberts to Join Michelle Obama in Conversation at Leaders: Asia-Pacific Convening

December 2, 2019 1:30 PM

CHICAGO, IL — Today, the Obama Foundation announced that actress Julia Roberts will join Michelle Obama in a plenary conversation at the Obama Foundation’s inaugural… More

Obama Foundation Announces Inaugural Cohort of 200 Emerging Leaders in Asia Pacific

November 20, 2019 10:59 PM

President Obama and Mrs. Obama to Join Leaders: Asia-Pacific Program Gathering in Kuala Lumpur; Plenary Speakers Include Tim Brown, Pat Dwyer, Tan Sri Dr. Tony… More

President Obama Announces Obama Foundation Asia-Pacific Leaders Program

January 7, 2019 11:31 AM

Foundation will host major gathering of emerging leaders in Asia in 2019 HONOLULU, Hawaiʻi — President Barack Obama announced late Sunday that the… More

Meet the Leaders at the Asia-Pacific Program Design Workshop Hawaiʻi

January 5, 2019 2:31 PM

The 21 leaders joining us for the design workshop that kicked off on Friday, January 4, hail from 16 countries and territories from across the… More

Obama Foundation To Host Workshop in Hawaiʻi to Design Asia-Pacific Leaders Program

January 3, 2019 8:30 AM

HONOLULU, Hawaiʻi — As part of the Obama Foundation’s efforts to inspire, empower, and connect emerging leaders around the world, the Foundation will host a… More

Designing the Asia-Pacific Leaders Program

January 2, 2019 11:30 PM

“What’s best in me, and what’s best in my message, is consistent with the tradition of Hawaiʻi.” —President Obama, 2004 As President Obama met with… More

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