FORA.tv Speaker - Soon-Young Yoon

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Biography

Soon-Young Yoon is the current chair of NGO Committee on the Status of Women, and is the UN representative for the International Alliance of Women. Yoon also works as a consultant for the World Health Organization. She was one of the organizers of the NGO Forum during the UN Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing and was a columnist for the EarthTimes newspaper. Yoon currently serves as a board member of the International Advisory Council at the Harvard AIDS Initiative and of the International Foundation for Ewha Womans University. A former Fulbright Senior scholar, she holds an AB with honors in French literature and a Ph.D. in anthropology from the University of Michigan.

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Womensphere Global Award & Confronting Global Challenges

01.17.13 | 01:10:02 min | 0 comments