Anna Maria Gallone

Film producer and writer

Supporter of ASEM and Producer of the documentary

"Barbara's Hug" 2005

Marzio Marzot

Photographer and author

Ambassador of ASEM

Always present and supporting ASEM for over 20 years.

Author of ASEM booklet: "I figli del Mondo"

ASEM and Celebrities

Howard McCrary

Musician, entertainer and actor

In Los Angeles together with Barbara at the McCrary Foundation Charity dinner 2014

Jocelyne Béroard - Kassav 

Singer and Songwriter

Performed in favour of the Children of ASEM in 1996 at the Arena of Geneva's Arthur's Club

Sangoma Everett

On the Drums with Barbara on the Sax

Saint Cergues 1996

Mauro Magni


Always present and supporting ASEM during the last 18 years with different initiatives

Giulietto Chiesa

Journalist and author

Former Director of ASEM's newspaper "MWANA"

Kirk Lightsey

Jazz pianist

Kirk, Sangoma and La Velle, as well as Jerome Van Jones, offered their talent to ASEM's children in the nineties

Sangoma Everett

Jazz Drummer

Together with local musicians  at ASEMs' Macurungo Center

in Beira 1995

La Velle Duggan

Jazz, gospel, rhythm and blues Singer

Performing together with our kids

Paladium - Geneva 2007

Daniela Poggi

Film and stage actress

In Rome together with Barbara presenting ASEMs' Book: "Il Cielo Aperto" 

by Fabrizio Biaggi 2007

Valentino Rossi

Motorcycle racer and multiple MotoGP World Champion

Auction evening for ASEM

with Barbara in Rome 2002

​​Rosa Maria Meister

The famous opera singer is

Ambassador of ASEM