Leadership Network

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.

Global Board
Caitlin Kraft-Buchman

Caitlin Kraft-Buchman

CEO / Founder, Women@TheTable

Stephen de Boer

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the World Trade Organization

Guy Ryder

Director-General, International Labour Organization

Michelle Bachelet

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
Global Board
Martin Chungong

Martin Chungong

Secretary-General, Inter-Parliamentary Union, Chair of the IGC Global Board

Aurora Díaz-Rato Revuelta

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Spain to the United Nations Office at Geneva and other International Organisations

Kadra Ahmed Hassan

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Djibouti to the United Nations in Geneva

Olga Algayerova

Executive Secretary & Under-Secretary-General, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

Maria Teresa T. Almojuela

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Republic of the Philippines to the Conference on Disarmament

Mikael Anzén

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Sweden to the WTO , Permanent Mission of Sweden

Harald Aspelund

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

Salman Bal

Director, Ambassador, Centre d'Accueil de la Genève Internationale

Dorothée Baumann-Pauly

Director, Professor, Geneva Center for Business and Human Rights (GCBHR) and NYU Stern Center for Business and Human Rights

Paul Bekkers

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva

Seth Berkley

Chief Executive Officer, Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance

Marc Bichler

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva
Global Board
Chad Blackman, LLB, LLM, ACIArb

Chad Blackman, LLB, LLM, ACIArb

Ambassador & Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Barbados to the United Nations in Geneva

Alejandro Bonilla Garcia

President, Greycells, Association of Former International Civil Servants for Development

Jérôme Bonnafont

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva

Yann Borgstedt

Founder and Chairman, Womanity Foundation

Jennifer Brant

Director, Innovation Insights

Winnie Byanyima

Executive Director, UNAIDS

Mark Carney

UN Special Envoy on Climate Action and Finance, Office of the UN Special Envoy on Climate Action and Finance

Catarina Carvalho

United Nations Representative in Geneva and New York, International Planned Parenthood Federation

Mark Cassayre

Permanent Observer, International Development Law Organization (IDLO) to the United Nations and International Organizations in Geneva

Didier Chambovey

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the WTO and EFTA (UN/ECE, UNCTAD, ITC)

Jagan Chapagain

Secretary-General, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Sameer Chauhan

Director, United Nations International Computing Centre

Luis Chuquihuara Chil

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Peru to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva

Pamela Coke-Hamilton

Executive Director, International Trade Centre

Crispin Conroy

Ambassador, Permanent Observer, International Chamber of Commerce

Alex Conte

Executive Director, Child Rights Connect

Dr. Carlos María Correa

Executive Director, South Centre

Bathsheba "Sheba" Nell Crocker

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, U.S. Mission to the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva

Noel Curran

Director General, European Broadcasting Union

Amadeu Paulo Samuel Da Conceição

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Mozambique to the United Nations in Geneva

Tovar da Silva Nunes

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Brazil to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva

Christophe De Kepper

Director General, International Olympic Committee

Ingmar De Vos

President, Federation Equestre Internationale

Alain Délétroz

General Director, Geneva Call

Maria Dimitriadou

Special Representative to the WTO and UN, World Bank Group

Esther Dingemans

Executive Director, Global Survivors Fund and Founding Director, Dr. Denis Mukwege Foundation

Philippe Duneton

Executive Director, Unitaid

Meirav Eilon Shahar

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations and International Organizations in Geneva

Patricia Espinosa

Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Gretta Fenner

Managing Director, Basel Institute on Governance

David Fernandez Puyana

Ambassador, Permanent Observer, United Nations University for Peace (UPEACE) to the United Nations in Geneva, Permanent Delegate, UPEACE to the UNESCO in Paris

Monica Ferro

Director, UNFPA Geneva Office