Former President of Ireland, Mary Robinson, and IWF International Hall of Fame honoree was quoted in a recent article in the New York Times covering recent appeals from prominent groups and world leaders suggesting that the United Nations appoint a woman as the next Secretary General for the upcoming term,
Four IWF Members were mentioned in an article in the South African newspaper BD Live this week in an article titled, “Much Still to be Done to Empower Women.” IWF Members Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director, UN Entity for Gender Equality & Empowerment for Women, Gill Marcus, Governor, Reserve Bank of
IWF Members Beth Hirschhorn (of the New York Womens Forum) and Whitney Mortimer (of IWF Northern California) were featured this week in a Forbes article on The EY WABN Mentoring Program. The program is building a bridge between IWF’s membership of 6,000 prominent women at the apex of their careers
Editor and Media Executive Martha Nelson, of the New York Womens Forum, has been named Yahoo Media’s global editor-in-chief. Nelson was formerly the editor-in-chief of Time Inc. responsible for overseeing the content for 21 brands. She was the first woman to hold that position in the company’s 90-year history. Prior
Monette Malewski, IWF Board Director and IWF Canada member, was honored with the Andrée Coriveau Inspiration Award from the Association of Québec Women in Finance. Ms. Malewski received the award at the annual Talentueuses Awards Ceremony. The event highlighted the exceptional achievements of professional women working in the finance sector.
IWF India Member Nanina Lal Kidwai was featured in Outlook India magazine this week discussing her her new book, “30 Women in Power: Their Voices, Their Stories.” Nanina Lal Kidwai is currently the CEO of HSBC India, she is repeatedly ranked in the Fortune global list of Top Women in
Her Excellency Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission and member of IWF South Africa, Hosted President Barack Obama for a historic first address to the African Union this week. Dlamini Zuma is Chairperson of the African Union Commission headquartered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She welcomed President
Internationally famed fashion designer and IWF Board Director Anja Gockel – of IWF Germany – opened a new flagship store in Cologne, Germany last week. It has already received shining reviews from the European fashion community, being named one of the “50 most beautiful shops in Europe.” Gockel tapped Christina