”I feel really honoured and proud to have been acknowledged”
”My motivation has always been to help people in need”
“I learn something new every day”
”We absolutely need more women with disabilities”
Between 1990 and 2017, women made up only 2 per cent of mediators, 8 per cent of negotiators and 5 per cent of witnesses and signatories to global peace processes.
”It is incredibly important to have multiple views feeding into decisions”
“Being a volunteer takes a lot of courage”
“The only way to change the world is to lead by example”
Globally, women hold just 24% of senior leadership positions. The U.S. lags behind the global average at 21%, compared to China where women hold 51% of senior leadership slots.