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.

Antoinette Vermilye

Co-Founder, SHE Changes Climate

Caroline Vicini

Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Sweden, Embassy of Sweden to Kenya, UNEP and UN-HABITAT

Adrian Vierita

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

Esther Monterrubio Villar

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Spain to UNOV and other International Organizations in Vienna

Julia Emma Villatoro

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of El Salvador to the International Organisations in Vienna

Federico Villegas

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

António Vitorino

Director-General, International Organization for Migration

Alexander von Rosenbach

Business Manager, International Centre for Counter-Terrorism

Vladimir Voronkov

Under-Secretary- General, United Nations Office of Counter Terrorism (UNOCT)
Steering Committee
Heinz Walker-Nederkoorn

Heinz Walker-Nederkoorn

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Embassy of Switzerland to The Netherlands

Ghada Fathi Waly

Director-General/Executive Director, United Nations Office at Vienna/United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Wang Le

Director, UN Representative, Save the Children, New York Global Advocacy Office

Elizabeth Ward Neiman

Ambassador, Embassy of Panama to the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Scott Weber

President, Interpeace

Christian Wenaweser

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

Jayathma Wickramanayake

United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, United Nations Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth

Santiago Wills

Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Colombia to the World Trade Organization (WTO)

Tanya Wood

Executive Director, CHS Alliance

Roger Yates

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

Valentin Zellweger

Ambassador, Ambassador of Switzerland to Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, Somalia and Uganda/Permanent Representative to UNON

Houlin Zhao

Secretary-General, International Telecommunication Union

Barbara Žvokelj

Permanent Representative, Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the UN, OSCE and other International Organizations in Vienna