We rely on the dedication and hard work of our volunteers to raise money for girls across the Asia Pacific Region

FAPW Malaysia 3rd general assembly

Our patron

Her Royal Highness Princess Azizah Iskander of Pehang, Malaysia is the patron of Friends of Asia Pacific WAGGGS. She contributes her time and expertise to supporting our wonderful cause, and regularly attends our regional events and gatherings.

Working Group

The significant role of the FAPW Working Group is to promote membership and work of the FAPW. During each General Assembly of the FAPW, a Working Group of six members, including a Chair and Vice-Chair, are elected for a three year term.

The current Working Group was elected and re-elected in 2020:

  • Ching Ching Wee-Ong - Chair
  • Blessida Diwa - Vice-Chair
  • Hyang (Hannah) Ah Lee
  • Hiroko Doi
  • Prathana Liyanage
  • Nighat Arshad
Friends of Asia Pacific WAGGGS at APR Conference for Leaders of Girls 2014 WAGGGS


Country Coordinators

Our Country Coordinators help us to look after our wonderful supporters in each country. They are volunteers who take care of administration, communications and organising local events, among many other things. We wouldn't be able to do any of our work without them.

Each country has one Country Coordinator:

  • Australia - Lynne Price
  • Brunei - Norazrina Haji Sarbini
  • Cambodia – Tan Phally
  • Cook Islands – Tutaingara Katuke
  • Hong Kong - Annette Woo
  • India - Darshana Pawaskar
  • Japan - Michiko Kamijo
  • Malaysia – Normala Baharudin
  • Maldives - Shaheen Adam
  • Mongolia – Erdenechimeg Chimeddorj
  • Nepal - Ram Lamichanee
  • New Zealand – Lynda Spittle
  • Pakistan – Andaleeb Sandhu
  • Philippines – Lolita Unida
  • Singapore – Mindi Peter
  • South Korea – Sun Kyo Jung
  • Taiwan - A-Li Lee
  • Thailand - Vipa Pipatbannakij


Are you interested in volunteering for FAPW?

If so, just send us an email. We are always in need of volunteers to help us to undertake our vital work to support the WAGGGS Asia Pacific Region.

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