As part of the widespread media coverage campaign for Ashoka Arab World’s Annual Induction of 2009, Dr. Iman Bibars, Mr. Steve Toben and Mr. Fazle Abed appeared on Egyptian television show ‘Sabah El Gedeed’, the Egyptian version of ‘Good-morning America’.
Fazle Hasan Abed is the Chairman of BRAC Foundation, the world’s largest civil society organization. Baseds in Bangladesh, BRAC’s services reach more than 100 million beneficiaries throughout South Asia and Africa. Mr. Steve Toben is the director of the Flora Foundation, which supports the philanthropy of the descendents of Bill Hewlett, co-founder of the Hewlett-Packard Company.
In addition to being the Regional Director of Ashoka Arab World and the Vice President of Ashoka, Dr. Iman Bibars is the co-founder and chairperson of Egypt’s leading women’s rights organization the Association for the Development and Enhancement of Women.