Alumni Legacy

Alumni Legacy: Htun aims to lead the future of young people in the Rakhine state.

In 2021, our previous Alumni Officer, Nasa Dip, interviewed Htun Linn, a 2019 AAYLF delegate and Program Director of Youth Empowerment and Community Development Studies at Pichaung Institute, about his work as a director of a community development institute for young people in Rakhine state. Tell us about yourself and your work: My name is …

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Alumni Legacy: Marion advocates for social justice and respect for human rights in global trade

The AASYP Alumni Director, Carly Norman, interviewed Marion Carla Biolena, a supply chain sustainability professional in the Philippines who advocates for social justice and respect for human rights in global trade, and 2020 AASYP Break the Chain delegate. They discussed Marion’s extended career in sustainability, development, and labour/human rights within global supply chains and how …

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Alumni Legacy: Youth Journalism, how Qi Siang is writing the way to a better world.

Our Alumni Coordinator, Danielle Stephenson, interviewed Qi Siang Ng,  Journalist at The Edge, Singapore and 2019 #AAYLF delegate about his work as a journalist and the importance of youth perspectives. Danielle: Tell us a bit about yourself and your work. Qi Siang: I’m a Singaporean Journalist working at a weekly financial newspaper, called The Edge …

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Alumni Legacy: From Facilitator to Front-liner, how Joshua is transforming youth roles during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Our Alumni Coordinator Danielle Stephenson interviewed Espiritu Joshua Arsenio III (Joshua), Community Development student, teacher and 2019 #AAYLF delegate about his latest work and how he’s shaping the community response to COVID-19 in the Philippines. Danielle: Tell us a bit about yourself. Joshua: I’m a teacher by profession. I work as a Student Affairs Professional …

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Alumni Legacy: Emily strengthens ASEAN-Australian relations through grassroots projects

Our Alumni Coordinator Danielle Stephenson interviewed Emily Heng Zhi Qin (Em), 5th Year Global Studies and Law student at Monash University and 2019 #AAYLF delegate about her latest projects and how she’s working towards strengthening ASEAN-Australian relations. Danielle: Tell us a bit about yourself. Em: My name is Emily Heng Zhi Qin, or you can …

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