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.

Dieudonné Kéré

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Burkina Faso to International Organizations in Vienna

Giancarlo Kessler

Ambassador and Permanent Representative , Swiss Delegation to the OECD

Nazhat Shameem Khan

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

Atul Khare

Under Secretary-General, United Nations Department of Operational Support

Corinne Kitsell

Ambassador and Permanent Representative to IAEA and CTBTO, Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom to the United Nations in Vienna

Janez Kopač

Director, Energy Community Secretariat

Vesna Batistić Kos

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

Khalid Koser

Executive Director, Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund

Philippe Kridelka

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

Andrius Krivas

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

Darja Bavdaž Kuret

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

Jean-Pierre Lacroix

Under-Secretary-General, United Nations Department of Peace Operations

Paul Ladd

Director, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development

Frances Lanitou

Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus

Emmanuelle Larroque

Chief Executive Officer, Social Builder

Philippe Lazzarini

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

Le Thi Tuyet Mai

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Viet Nam to the United Nations Office, the World Trade Organization and other International Organizations in Geneva

Dorothée Le Fraper du Hellen

Head of Defence Office , Special Tribunal for Lebanon

Taeho LEE

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

Peter Lewis

Registrar, International Criminal Court

Li Yong

Director General, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation

Zhenmin Liu

Under-Secretary-General, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs

Michael W. Lodge

Permanent Observer, Secretary-General, International Seabed Authority

Raymond Loretan

President, Diplomatic Club of Geneva

Philip Lynch

Director, International Service for Human Rights

Mona M'Bikay

Executive Director, UPR Info

Simon Manley

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom to the United Nations Office at Geneva

Nazrene Mannie

Executive Director, GAN Global Apprenticeship Network

Sally Mansfield

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

Catherine Marchi-Uhel

Assistant Secretary-General, Head, International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism – Syria (IIIM)

Annika Markovic

Ambassador to Austria and Slovakia and Permanent Representative , Permanent Mission of Sweden to the UN and the International Organisations in Vienna

Alexander Marschik

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

Peter Maurer

President, International Committee of the Red Cross

Janet Mbugua

Executive Director and Founder, Inua Dada Foundation Trust

Louis L. Bono

Chargé d’Affaires, Permanent Mission of the United States of America to International Organisations in Vienna

Ana Maria Menéndez

Secretary-General’s Senior Advisor on Policy, United Nations

Philippe Metzger

General Secretary and CEO, International Electrotechnical Commission

George Mina

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Australia to the World Trade Organization, World Intellectual Property Organization and United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

Mami Mizutori

Special Representative of the Secretary-General, United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Michal Mlynár

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Slovak Republic to the United Nations in New York

Benjamin Moeling

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

Amina Mohammed

Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations

Corinne Momal-Vanian

Executive Director, Kofi Annan Foundation

Tine Mørch Smith

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Norway to the United Nations and other International Organisations in Geneva

Sergio Mujica

Secretary General, International Organization for Standardization

Robert Müller

Ambassador, Head of Delegation, Austria to the Conference on Disarmament

Joseph Mithika Mwenda

Executive Director, Pan African Climate Justice Alliance

Izumi Nakamitsu

Under Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs