East-West Center

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The East-West Center was established by the U.S. Congress in 1960 and according to their website "contributes to a peaceful, prosperous, and just Asia Pacific community by serving as a vigorous hub for cooperative research, education, and dialogue on critical issues of common concern to the Asia Pacific region and the United States." [1]

  • Ko-Yung Tung "serves as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the East-West Center." [2]

East-West Center Board of Governors

  • Roland Lagareta - Board Chair - Morgan Stanley, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Miriam Hellreich - Board Vice-Chair - President, Speech & Pathology Associates, Kailua, Hawaii

Appointed by the Governor of Hawaii

Appointed by the Secretary of State

Elected Members

  • Tarun Das - Chief Mentor, Confederation of Indian Industry, New Delhi, India
  • Daniel R. Fung SBS,SC,QC,JP - Chairman, Des Voeux Chambers, Hong Kong
  • Il SaKong - Chairman and CEO, Institute for Global Economics, Seoul, Korea
  • Tadashi Yamamoto - President, Japan Center for International Exchange, Tokyo, Japan
  • The Honorable Tun Daim Zainuddin - Former Finance Minister Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Ex-Officio Members

  • The Honorable Linda Lingle - Governor, State of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • The Honorable Dina Habib Powell - Assistant Secretary of State for Educational & Cultural Affairs and Deputy Under Secretary for Public, Diplomacy and Public Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.
  • David McClain - President, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii

EWCA Representative

  • Lawrence C. Foster - President, East-West Center Association, Professor and Former Dean, William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii

Pacific Islands Conference of Leaders

  • His Excellency Kessai H. Note - President, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Majuro, Marshall Islands


East-West Center Officers

Current Visiting Fellows


East-West Center,
1601 East-West Road,
Honolulu, Hawaii 96848
Web: http://www.eastwestcenter.org

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