International Gender Champions is a leadership network that brings together female & male decision-makers determined to break down gender barriers and make gender equality a working reality in their spheres of influence.

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Pamela Hamamoto

Pamela Hamamoto

Former Ambassador, U.S. Mission to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Arancha González

Arancha González

Current Minister for Foreign Affairs of Spain, Former Executive Director, International Trade Centre
Global Board
Monique van Daalen

Monique van Daalen

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Rosemary McCarney

Rosemary McCarney

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Yvette Stevens

Yvette Stevens

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Sierra Leone to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Michael Punke

Michael Punke

Current Vice President of Public Policy, Amazon Web Services, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the U.S. to the World Trade Organization
Alumni
Dr Kesete Admasu

Dr Kesete Admasu

Former CEO, RBM Partnership to End Malaria
Alumni
Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein

Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein

Former High Commissioner, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Alumni
Alexandros Alexandris

Alexandros Alexandris

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Greece to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Makeda Antoine-Cambridge

Makeda Antoine-Cambridge

Former Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Alumni
Alanna Armitage

Alanna Armitage

Current Regional Director, UNFPA Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Former Director, UNFPA Geneva Office
Alumni
Mohamed Auajjar

Mohamed Auajjar

Current Minister of Justice, Kingdom of Morocco, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Morocco to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Roberto Azevêdo

Roberto Azevêdo

Director-General, World Trade Organization
Alumni
Christian Friis Bach

Christian Friis Bach

Current Secretary-General, Danish Refugee Council, Former Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
Alumni
Veronika Bard

Veronika Bard

Ambassador, Former Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Daniel Blockert

Daniel Blockert

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Sweden to the World Trade Organization
Alumni
Sabine Böhlke-Möller

Sabine Böhlke-Möller

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Namibia to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Ridha Bouabid

Ridha Bouabid

Current Representative, WIPO Director General on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, Former Permanent Representative, Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie
Alumni
Julian Braithwaite

Julian Braithwaite

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Hans Brattskar

Hans Brattskar

Ambassador, Former Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Norway to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Nan Buzard

Nan Buzard

Current Head of Innovation, International Committee of the Red Cross, Former Executive Director, International Council of Voluntary Agencies
Alumni
Arianna Calza Bini

Arianna Calza Bini

Director, Gender and Mine Action Programme
Alumni
Mehmet Ferden Çarıkçı

Mehmet Ferden Çarıkçı

Current Ambassador, Embassy of Turkey in Vienna , Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Turkey to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Dr. Margaret Chan

Dr. Margaret Chan

Former Director-General, World Health Organization
Alumni
Kyeonglim Choi

Kyeonglim Choi

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Marcelo Cima

Marcelo Cima

Current Ambassador of Argentina to Belgium, Former Ambassador to the European Union in Brussels and to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva
Alumni
Mame Baba Cisse

Mame Baba Cisse

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Senegal to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Sue Coates

Sue Coates

Executive Director, Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council
Alumni
Pedro Afonso Comissário

Pedro Afonso Comissário

Ambassador/Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Mozambique to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Alberto Pedro D'Alotto

Alberto Pedro D'Alotto

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Argentina to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Hans-Joachim Daerr

Hans-Joachim Daerr

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Suraya Dalil

Suraya Dalil

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Afghanistan to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Bertrand de Crombrugghe de Picquendaele

Bertrand de Crombrugghe de Picquendaele

Current Ambassador, Embassy of Belgium in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Belgium to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Staffan de Mistura

Staffan de Mistura

Former Special Envoy for Syria, Office of the Special Envoy of The Secretary-General for Syria
Alumni
Jillian Dempster

Jillian Dempster

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of New Zealand to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Oxana Domenti

Oxana Domenti

Ambassador, Former Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Moldova to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Chi Dzung Duong

Chi Dzung Duong

Former Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Viet Nam to the United Nations Office in Geneva
Alumni
Jan Dusik

Jan Dusik

Director, UN Environment Europe Office
Alumni
Christian Dussey

Christian Dussey

Director, Geneva Center for Security Policy
Alumni
Renata Dwan

Renata Dwan

Director, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research
Alumni
Mark Dybul

Mark Dybul

Current Inaugural Faculty Director, Georgetown University Medical Center’s Center for Global Health and Equality, Former Executive Director, Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Alumni
Alice Edwards

Alice Edwards

Head of Secretariat, Convention against Torture Initiative (CTI)
Alumni
Manor Eviatar

Manor Eviatar

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Martin Eyjólfsson

Martin Eyjólfsson

Current Ambassador, Iceland to Germany, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Iceland to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Brazil to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Alexandre Fasel

Alexandre Fasel

Current Ambassador, Switzerland to the United Kingdom, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Julian Fleet

Julian Fleet

Permanent Observer to the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva, International Development Law Organization
Alumni
Socorro Flores Liera

Socorro Flores Liera

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Mexico to the United Nations Office in Geneva