Latest Digital Resources


“Gracie! Delicioso!”
Two simple words expressed by a delighted Pope Francis to compliment the woman whose mission was to cook for him during his Apostolic Visit to the Philippines in January this year.

Read more


She has seen the ugly faces of poverty, from the lonely man who lives alone in a small flat and stares at the ceiling all day, to the struggling single mother who cannot afford bus fare to send her child to school, and families so deep in debt that they are unable to pay overdue utilities bills or see a doctor.

Read more


At the helm of Michelin-starred Tate Dining Room & Bar, an independent French-Asian fusion fine dining restaurant in Hong Kong, is Chef Vicky Lau, who rules the kitchen with her trailblazing menu made of miniature obra maestras – fittingly called “Edible Stories” – that are a feast for the eyes and a delight to the palate.

Read more


Geneviève Janssens, director of winemaking of the renowned Robert Mondavi Winery, has called Napa Valley her home for more than 30 years. But it doesn’t change the fact that what she has become today largely stems from her roots in Europe and her father’s wisdom.

Read more

For more women to take up leadership roles, there must be a healthy pipeline of talents making (their) way to the top.

Ms Low Yen Ling

The real obstacle to the advancement of women in most companies is not the women – it’s the existing leadership mindset, culture and styles.

Ms Su-Mei Thompson

Freedom and democracy are dreams you never give up.

Aung San Suu Kyi

Education is a mission close to our hearts.

Dr. Della Suantio Lee

I don’t want to be thought of as ‘the girl who was shot by the Tailiban’, but ‘the girl who fought for education’, this is the cause to which I want to devote my life.

Malala Yousafzai

Properly managed and adequately financed, a fair and equitable health system contributes to social cohesion and stability.

Dr. Margaret Chan

Not all of us can do great things, but we can do small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

We will educate our children, we will do it one by one, step by step.

Ponheary Ly

We can get our people out of poverty if we invest in our ecosystem.

Regina Paz Lopez

Peace does not mean just to stop wars, but also to stop oppression and injustice.

Tawakkol Karman

I will never give myself the luxury of thinking “I’ve made it”.

Zaha Hadid

So much research has been done showing that the women is the most vulnerable, but also the biggest strength leading to economic progress.

Sri Mulyani Indrawati