The International Women’s Forum global Board of Directors has announced IWF Finland as the 76th forum and 35th nation to join the global network. The first gathering of IWF Finland members occurred in Helsinki on October 3rd, 2016 at the Finnish Embassy of the United States.
The inaugural event was sponsored by Google Finland. IWF congratulates the new forum’s Founding President Kaarina Koskenalusta and Board members Tuula Honkanen Buzalski, Christina Forsgård, Katja Kannonlahti, Elisa Nilsson, Kirsi Vine-Haaparinne, Sole Molander, and Riikka Rahikainen.
Anne Duncan, Vice President of IWF France represented the IWF Board of Directors at the event. Special introductory remarks via video were provided by Past IWF President and Former U.S. Ambassador to Finland Barbara Barrett.