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.

Jennifer Brant

Director, Innovation Insights

Dr. Emil Brix

Ambassador and Director, Diplomatische Akademie Wien

Gabriela Bucher

Executive Director, Oxfam International

Winnie Byanyima

Executive Director, UNAIDS

Geraldine Byrne Nason

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Ireland to the United Nations in New York

Luis Javier Campuzano Piña

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Mexico to International Organizations in Vienna

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

Natasha Cayer

Ambassador & Permanent Delegate, Delegation of Canada to UNESCO

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

Madeleine Chenette

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Delegation of Canada to the OECD

Pamela Coke-Hamilton

Executive Director, International Trade Centre

Markova Concepción

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Panama to the United Nations

Crispin Conroy

Ambassador, Permanent Observer, International Chamber of Commerce

Alex Conte

Executive Director, Child Rights Connect

Dr. Carlos María Correa

Executive Director, South Centre

Laetitia Courtois

Permanent Observer, International Committee of the Red Cross to the United Nations

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

Stephen de Boer

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the World Trade Organization

Catherine de Bolle

Executive Director, Europol

Christophe De Kepper

Director General, International Olympic Committee

Natasha Meli Daudey

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Malta in Vienna, Embassy of the Republic of Malta in Vienna

Miguel de Serpa Soares

Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel, United Nations

Ingmar De Vos

President, Federation Equestre Internationale

Alain Délétroz

General Director, Geneva Call

Simonetta Di Pippo

Director, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

Rosemary DiCarlo

Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, United Nations

René Rosager Dinesen

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Denmark to the United Nations in Vienna

Fidelma Donlon

Registrar, Kosovo Specialist Chambers

Olivier Dubois

Head of Regional Delegation , International Committee of the Red Cross in Nairobi

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

Anna-Karin Eneström

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations in New York

Patricia Espinosa

Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Mohamed Malick Fall

Regional Director, UNICEF, Eastern and Southern Africa

Grete Faremo

Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director, UNOPS

Norman Farrell

Prosecutor, Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL)

Laura Faxas

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Embassy and Permanent Mission of the Dominican Republic in Austria

Stephanie Fenkart

Director, International Institute for Peace

Gretta Fenner

Managing Director, Basel Institute on Governance

Guillermo Fernández de Soto Valderrama

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Colombia to the United Nations in New York

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

John Fisher

Geneva Director, Human Rights Watch