Asia Women Leaders Program 2021

Events

Asia Women Leaders Program 2021

07 April 2021 to 08 April 2021

via Zoom

ADB's Sustainable Development and Climate Change DG Bruno Carrasco welcomed 33 AWLP Alumni from 12 DMCs to the first AWLP Virtual Workshop on 7-8 April. Participants were trained on virtual communication skills and exchanged experiences on the impact of AWLP and COVID-19 on women public sector leaders. 

Dr. Gita Sen, Distinguished Professor and Director of the Ramalingaswami Centre on Equity and Social Determinants of Health, Public Health Foundation of India, delivered a keynote motivational speech.

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
07 Apr 2021 Opening Session Welcome and Introductions Samantha Hung, SDCC, ADB
07 Apr 2021 Opening Session Opening Remarks from ADB
Bruno Carrasco
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Moderators Prabhjot Khan, SDCC, ADB
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Tülin Akin Pulley, SDCC, ADB
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 AWLP Impact Assessment and Alumni Reflections Chhy Vichara, Ministry of Civil Services, Cambodia
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Munkh-Orgil Zorig, ADB Consultant, formerly with Ministry of Finance, Mongolia
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Pramila Bajracharya, Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport, Nepal
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Nguyen Thi Van, Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs, Viet Nam
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Larisa Harutyunyan, The Embassy of Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Republic of Armenia, formerly with Ministry of Finance, Armenia
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 COVID-19 Impact Assessment and Alumni Reflections Samar Ihsan, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Pakistan
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Tekreth Kamrang, Ministry of Commerce, Cambodia
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Nalini Balasubramaniam, Ministry of Home Affairs, Sri Lanka
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Nhean Sochetra, Ministry of Women’s Affairs, Cambodia
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 1: Reflections on Impact of Leadership Training and COVID-19 Vivi Yulaswati, Ministry of Planning, Indonesia
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 2: Virtual Presentation Skills Facilitators Teresa Erickson and Tim Ward, Intermedia Communication Training Authors of Virtually Speaking – Communicating at a Distance
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 2: Virtual Presentation Skills Big Fails and Quick Fixes for Online Communicators
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 2: Virtual Presentation Skills Delivery Skills for Virtual and Live Presentations
07 Apr 2021 SESSION 2: Virtual Presentation Skills Organizing Your Content for a Presentation
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 3: Motivational Speaker Moderator Samantha Hung, SDCC, ADB
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 3: Motivational Speaker Not Losing Ground: Women’s Leadership in a Post-COVID World
Dr. Gita Sen delivered a keynote motivational speech about her own leadership journey and...
Gita Sen
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 4: Virtual Q&A and Meeting Skills Facilitators Teresa Erickson and Tim Ward, Intermedia Communication Training, Authors of Virtually Speaking – Communicating at a Distance
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 4: Virtual Q&A and Meeting Skills Answering Questions in a Q&A
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 4: Virtual Q&A and Meeting Skills Virtual Meeting Skills
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 4: Virtual Q&A and Meeting Skills Troubleshooting Issues
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 5: Forward Planning for AWLP Phase III Moderator Tülin Akin Pulley, SDCC, ADB
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 5: Forward Planning for AWLP Phase III Overview: AWLP (2014-2021)
Tülin Akin Pulley gave an overview of the Asia Women Leaders Program (2014-2021) and facilitated a discussion among AWLP alumni on how to scale up AWLP...
Tülin Akin Pulley, Hou Nirmita
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 5: Forward Planning for AWLP Phase III How to Scale Up AWLP Moving Forward (2022 - 2025)?
08 Apr 2021 SESSION 5: Forward Planning for AWLP Phase III Closing Remarks Samantha Hung, SDCC, ADB

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