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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Vesna Batistić Kos

Vesna Batistić Kos

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Croatia to the United Nations in Geneva
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Deyana Kostadinova

Deyana Kostadinova

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Bulgaria to the United Nations in Geneva
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Pierre Krähenbühl

Pierre Krähenbühl

Commissioner-General, United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA)
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Högni S. Kristjánsson

Högni S. Kristjánsson

Current Representative, Iceland to EFTA Surveillance Authority's Board, Former Ambassador, Iceland to the United Nations in Geneva
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Andrius Krivas

Andrius Krivas

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Lithuania to the United Nations in Geneva
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Linda Kromjong

Linda Kromjong

Former Secretary-General, International Organization of Employers
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Ajit Kumar

Ajit Kumar

Former Ambassador , Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations in Geneva
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Jovan Kurbalija

Jovan Kurbalija

Director, DiploFoundation
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Marco Lambertini

Marco Lambertini

Former Director General, World Wide Fund for Nature International (WWF) International
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Elisabeth Laurin

Elisabeth Laurin

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations in Geneva
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Taeho LEE

Taeho LEE

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva
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Richard Lennane

Richard Lennane

Executive Director, Geneva Disarmament Platform
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Frances Lisson

Frances Lisson

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Australia to the WTO
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Jorge Lomonaco

Jorge Lomonaco

Current Ambassador, Permanent Delegation of Mexico to the Organization of American States, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Mexico to the United Nations in Geneva
Alumni
François Longchamp

François Longchamp

Former President, Conseil d'État du canton de Genève
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Rolf Luyendijk

Rolf Luyendijk

Former Executive Director, Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council
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Sally Mansfield

Sally Mansfield

Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Australia, Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations in Geneva
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Marta Maurás Pérez

Marta Maurás Pérez

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Chile to the United Nations in Geneva
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Peter Maurer

Peter Maurer

Former President, International Committee of the Red Cross
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Benjamin Moeling

Benjamin Moeling

Chargé d'Affaires, Permanent Mission of the United States to the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva
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Henri Monceau

Henri Monceau

Ambassadeur, Ancien Représentant permanent de la Francophonie auprès des Nations Unies et des autres organisations à Genève et à Vienne, Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
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Michael Møller

Michael Møller

Former Director-General, United Nations Office at Geneva
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Robert Müller

Robert Müller

Former Ambassador, Head of Delegation, Austria to the Conference on Disarmament
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Geert Muylle

Geert Muylle

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Belgium to the United Nations in Geneva
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Penda A. Naanda

Penda A. Naanda

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Namibia to the United Nations Office at Geneva
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Harald Neple

Harald Neple

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Norway to the WTO and EFTA in Geneva
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Dr. Francois Xavier Ngarambe

Dr. Francois Xavier Ngarambe

Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations and other International Organisations in Geneva, Permanent Mission of Rwanda to the United Nations in Geneva
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Thanh T. Nguyen

Thanh T. Nguyen

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the United Nations in Geneva
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Ji-ah PAIK

Ji-ah PAIK

Former Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva
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Andrea Pedrazzini

Andrea Pedrazzini

CEO, Publicis Groupe Lausanne, Former CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi
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John Quinn

John Quinn

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations in Geneva
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Aviva Raz Shechter

Aviva Raz Shechter

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations in Geneva
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Carl Reaich

Carl Reaich

Current Divisional Manager of the Consular Division, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade, Former Acting Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of New Zealand to the United Nations in Geneva
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Cecilia B. Rebong

Cecilia B. Rebong

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Philippines to the United Nations in Geneva
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Rachael Reilly

Rachael Reilly

Former Geneva Representative, Women's Refugee Commission
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François Rivasseau

François Rivasseau

Former Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations in Geneva
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Martha Rojas Urrego

Martha Rojas Urrego

Secretary General, Ramsar Convention on Wetlands
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Joachim Rücker

Joachim Rücker

Current Founder, Joachim Rücker Consulting, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations in Geneva, Former President of the UN Human Rights Council (2015)
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Barbara Ryan

Barbara Ryan

Former Director, Group on Earth Observation
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Jarmo Sareva

Jarmo Sareva

Former Director, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research
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John Scanlon

John Scanlon

Current Special Envoy for African Parks, Former Secretary-General, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
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Simona Scarpaleggia

Simona Scarpaleggia

Former CEO, IKEA Switzerland, Current Head of the Global Initiative The Future of our Work
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Milorad Šćepanović

Milorad Šćepanović

Ambassador, Former Permanent Representative of Montenegro to the United Nations in Geneva
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Nicole Schwab

Nicole Schwab

Former Co-Founder, EDGE Certified Foundation
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Maurizio E. Serra

Maurizio E. Serra

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations in Geneva
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Syed Tauqir Shah

Syed Tauqir Shah

Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the World Trade Organization in Geneva
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Michel Sidibé

Michel Sidibé

Executive Director, UNAIDS
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Peter Sørensen

Peter Sørensen

Former Head of the Delegation, Permanent Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations in Geneva