Fellow Since 1998
Strengthening the Potentials of Women and Communities Project
This profile was prepared when Boonreung Phupanna was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1998.
Boonreung Phupanna, a beauty salon owner, has created a ground-breaking program that brings monks and lay people together to stem the spread of the AIDS virus and to fight the social stigma associated with the disease.
The New Idea