You served as Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations for External Relations from 1997 to 2007. During your tenure many milestones were achieved, including the UN’s 2001 Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and the creation of the UN Human Rights Commission. Could you describe what role you had in the
Former U.S. Secretary of State to Be Honored in Houston by Premier Women’s Leadership Organization WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This fall, the International Women’s Forum & Leadership Foundation (IWF/LF) will induct the Honorable Hillary Clinton into the IWF/LF International Hall of Fame during its annual World Leadership Conference. Each year, IWF/LF honors women who have
The EY Women Athletes Business Network Mentoring Program to Begin Accepting Applications for 4th Cohort of Elite Female Athletes WASHINGTON, D.C. – [September 14, 2017] – Today, the IWF Leadership Foundation, in partnership with EY, opened the application process for the fourth annual Women Athletes Business Network (WABN) Mentoring Program.
IWF Hong Kong Member and IWF Global Board Director Gabriela Kennedy was named Woman Lawyer of the Year at the 16th Annual Macallan Asian Legal Business Hong Kong Law Awards. The award celebrates the achievements of influential and inspirational women lawyers who have demonstrated professional excellence in their area of
Colleen Birdnow Brown, a member of IWF Washington State, was named 2017 Board Director Of The Year by the National Association of Corporate Directors and the Puget Sound Business Journal. Read an excerpt of the release below: “DENVER, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The National Association of Corporate Directors and Puget
Earlier this week Time magazine published a series of profiles on women who are changing the world. Among the women featured are IWF Chicago member Kathryn Sullivan and Elizabeth Blackburn, a member of the Trusteeship (IWF Southern California). Hillary Clinton, an honorary member of IWF-Arkansas, was also featured. Former International
Rosalind Brewer, a member of IWF Georgia, was named Chief Operating Officer of Starbucks this week. Read an excerpt from an NBC News report on her announcement below. “Former Sam’s Club executive Rosalind Brewer has been named the new chief operating officer and group president of Starbucks, the company announced
Marna Borgstrom, CEO of Yale New Haven Health Systems and a member of IWF Connecticut, was named one of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare. Read an excerpt from the release below: “NEW HAVEN, CT (August 22, 2017) – Marna P. Borgstrom, CEO, Yale New Haven