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

Maimunah Mohd Sharif

Executive Director, UN‐Habitat

Marta Eugenia Juarez Ruiz

Ambassador , Costa Rica to UNEP & UN Habitat

Emma Naylor-Ngugi

Regional Director, CARE East, Central and Southern Africa

Stephen Omollo

Regional Director, World Vision, East Africa Region

Ian Vale

Regional Director for East and Southern Africa, Save the Children

Roger Yates

Regional Director, East and Southern Africa and the Middle East, Plan International