Nadiah Hanim Abdul Latif
Head, Strategy & Programmes, Yayasan Anak Bangsa Bisa Co-Founder, OpiS International
What fuels you?
For Nadiah, it is purpose, people and impact. The opportunity to come together and collaborate for something bigger than oneself.
At present, she heads Strategy and Programmes at Yayasan Anak Bangsa Bisa (Indonesian tech decacorn Gojek’s Foundation), is the Co-founder of social enterprise, OpiS International, an Anchor with Bernama News Channel, the Vice President of the Malaysian Rare Disorders Society, the Regional Representative for Southeast Asia, India, Oman and South Korea for the Phelan McDermid Syndrome (PMS) Foundation, a member of the Malaysia International Search & Rescue Organisation, an Assistant Child Protector for the Petaling District and a Children’s Court Advisor for Petaling Jaya.
With over 20 years of experience ranging from corporate to NGO and humanitarian work, Nadiah is passionate about issues relating to sustainability, business & human rights, youth enablement, child rights, protection & development, and access to disability resources.
To date, she has had the opportunity to work with and engage stakeholders from various backgrounds, from grassroots advocacy to leading award winning programmes and landmark efforts including development of Malaysia’s first reporting portal to combat child pornography, training and development for national child helplines, discussions on legislations and national action plans for persons with rare disorders, disability and business & human rights, both in Malaysia and abroad.