News & Media

Please click on the link for information on the latest WPLA media coverage and press releases.

2014

Who Runs the World? Girls!– iUrban, Thailand (May, 2014).

Women Leaders and the New Century Asia– MarketingOops, Thailand (May, 2014).

Values and Morals in Business and the Professions Event– Harvard Asia Center (April, 2014).

2014 WPLA and Bridging GAP Photo Essay Competition– Women: Creating, Learning, Leading (March, 2014).

Leadership Lessons from WPLA Founder Dr. Astrid Tuminez–  WOW Factor Asia (January, 2014).
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2013

Astrid Tuminez Toots AWLU at International Conferences– Asian Women’s Leadership University Project (April 23, 2013)

WPLA’s Astrid Tuminez Podcast with Dr. Tanvi Gautman– Podcast in WOW Factor-Asia (April 2013)

Asia 21 Young Leader of the Week: Claire Mitsuru Chino– Blog post in Asia Society (February 15, 2013)

Female Leaders in Asia and Asia’s Gender Gap– Blog post by Maiko Nagakaki in CIPE Development Blog (January 9th, 2013)

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2012

Sexism’s $89 Billion Price Is Past Sell-By Date for Asia– Article by William Pasek in Bloomberg (December 18th, 2012)

Woman Poised to Lead South Korea– Article by William Pasek in Winnipeg Free Press (December 18th, 2012)

Enabling Asia’s Women to Reach their Potential– Article by Vishakha N. Desai and Astrid Tuminez in The Japan Times (May 18th, 2012)

Women’s Status Risks Asia’s Future, Study Shows– Article by AP, Shanghai in Taipei Times (April 20th, 2012)

Asia Loses Out on Productivity by Overlooking Women– Article in Human Capital Singapore Academy (April 20th, 2012)

Shanghai Daily, Pay gap still ‘significant’ in Asia– Article by Dong Zhen in Shanghai Daily (April 20th, 2012)

Women’s Lower Status Risk for Asian Future– Article in The US Daily (April 20th, 2012)

Women’s Lower Status a Threat to Asia’s Future– Article by Elaine Kurtenbach in the Dawn.com Newspaper (April 20th, 2012)

Women’s Lower Status Risk for Asian’s Future: Report– Article by AP, Shanghai in The Indian Express (April 19th, 2012)

Report: Women’s lower status risk for Asian future– Article by Elaine Kurtenback in Businessweek (April 19th, 2012)

Women’s Lower Status Risk for Asian Future– Article in Bangkok Business Brief (April 19th, 2012)

Women’s Lower Status Risk for Asian Future– Article in Daily News (April 19th, 2012)

Asian Women’s Low Status a Risk for Continent’s Future– Article in The Washington Times  (April 19th, 2012)

Report Says Women’s Lagging Political, Economic Status in Asia a Liability for Future Growth Article in The Washington Post with Foreign Policy (April 18th, 2012)

Women’s Lower Status a Risk for Asia’s Future– Article in Japan Today (April 19th, 2012)

Women’s Equality Crucial for Asia’s Future– Article by Elaine Kurtenback in the Asia Pacific Solidarity Network (April 18th, 2012)

Women in Asia Still Being Paid Less, Few on Top– Article in The Business Times (April 18th, 2012)