(Yonhap Interview) Young, professional female leader takes helm of Korean aid agency

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) — Fresh out of college in 1995, Yang Jin-ok joined a fledgling organization that sought to help the poor and needy in the world.

More than 20 years later, the 45-year-old mother of two has become president of what is now a reputable international relief agency with 1 million donors, over 200 operations in 35 countries, and an annual budget of 180 billion won (US$159 million).

More information: http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/national/2016/07/18/0302000000AEN20160718003300315.html?341062a0


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