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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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)
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Patricia Espinosa

Patricia Espinosa

Former Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
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Manor Eviatar

Manor Eviatar

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations in Geneva
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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
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Alexandre Fasel

Alexandre Fasel

Current Ambassador, Switzerland to the United Kingdom, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations in Geneva
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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
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Foo Kok Jwee

Foo Kok Jwee

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Singapore to the United Nations in Geneva
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Jonathan Fried

Jonathan Fried

Current Coordinator, International Economic Relations for Global Affairs Canada, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the World Trade Organization
Alumni
Michael Gaffey

Michael Gaffey

Former Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Ireland to the UN and other International Organisations in Geneva
Alumni
Isabelle Gattiker

Isabelle Gattiker

Former Director, International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights
Alumni
Robert Glasser

Robert Glasser

Former Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction, United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Alumni
Elayne Whyte Gómez

Elayne Whyte Gómez

Former Ambassador, , Permanent Representative of Costa Rica to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Ricardo González Arenas

Ricardo González Arenas

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Uruguay to the United Nations Office in Geneva
Alumni
Shea Gopaul

Shea Gopaul

Former Executive Director, Global Apprenticeships Network
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Judith F. Greenwood

Judith F. Greenwood

Former Executive Director, CHS Alliance
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Thomas Guerber

Thomas Guerber

Former Director, DCAF - Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance
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Francis Gurry

Francis Gurry

Former Director General, World Intellectual Property Organization
Alumni
Katherine Ann Hagen

Katherine Ann Hagen

Former Founder and Executive Director, Global Social Observatory
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Wu Hailong

Wu Hailong

Current President, Chinese People's Institute of Foreign Affairs, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of China to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Thomas Hajnoczi

Thomas Hajnoczi

Current Head, Disarmament Department in the Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Austria to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Terhi Hakala

Terhi Hakala

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Finland to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Hala Hameed

Hala Hameed

Ambassador, Former Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Maldives to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Keith Harper

Keith Harper

Current Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend, Former Ambassador, Permanent Delegation of the U.S. to the Human Rights Council
Alumni
Malayah Harper

Malayah Harper

Former General Secretary, World YWCA
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Rolf Heuer

Rolf Heuer

Current President, SESAME Council, Former Director General, CERN
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Antonio Hodgers

Antonio Hodgers

Former President, Conseil d'Etat de la République et canton de Genève
Alumni
Andreas Ignatiou

Andreas Ignatiou

Current Ambassador, Cyprus to Portugal, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Cyprus to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Selina Jackson

Selina Jackson

Current Vice President, Global Government Relations and Public Policy at Procter & Gamble, Former Representative to the UN and WTO for the World Bank Group Office in Geneva
Alumni
Wolfgang Jamann

Wolfgang Jamann

Current Executive Director, International Civil Society Centre, Former Secretary-General/CEO, CARE International
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Tehmina Janjua

Tehmina Janjua

Current Foreign Secretary of Pakistan, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations in Geneva
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Michel Jarraud

Michel Jarraud

Former Secretary General, WMO
Alumni
Morten Jespersen

Morten Jespersen

Former Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Denmark to the United Nations in Geneva
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Simon Jones

Simon Jones

Current Director, Dreaming Spires Technology, Ltd., Former Director, United Nations International Computing Centre
Alumni
Rev. Dr. Martin Junge

Rev. Dr. Martin Junge

Former General Secretary, Lutheran World Federation
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Päivi Kairamo

Päivi Kairamo

Current Ambassador for Counterterrorism Cooperation at the MFA, Former Ambassador of Finland to Turkey,, Former Ambassador, and Permanent Mission of Finland to the United Nations in Geneva and to the World Trade Organization
Alumni
Misako Kaji

Misako Kaji

Ambassador of Japan to Croatia , Former Ambassador, Deputy Permanent Representative of Japan to International Organizations in Geneva, and Chairperson of the ILO Governing Body (2015-2016)
Alumni
Sami Kanaan

Sami Kanaan

Former Mayor, City of Geneva
Alumni
Jānis Kārkliņš

Jānis Kārkliņš

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Latvia to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
George C. Kasoulides

George C. Kasoulides

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Cyprus in Geneva
Alumni
Anja Kaspersen

Anja Kaspersen

Former Director, United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs
Alumni
Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Fiji to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Mukhisa Kituyi

Mukhisa Kituyi

Secretary-General, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
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Filloreta Kodra

Filloreta Kodra

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Albania to the United Nations in Geneva
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Steffen Kongstad

Steffen Kongstad

Current Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Norway to the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Norway to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
Anna Korka

Anna Korka

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Greece to the United Nations in Geneva