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Add to Calendar 2021-01-25 10:00 2021-01-25 11:00 America/New_York World Bank Live - Women Leading the Way for Change – Stories from the Frontlines

This plenary will feature a conversation with four incredible women leaders about leading through change and reimagining the future post COVID-19. Speakers will share stories of bold leadership, innovative approaches they took throughout their lives and during the COVID-19 crisis, and they will provide us with insights on a future re-imagined.

Join us in what promises to be a rich and insightful dialogue across generations and from the frontlines of change. Sign up for a reminder and start asking questions in the live blog now!

Speakers include:

  • Mamta Murthi, Vice President for Human Development at the World Bank 
  • Jokate Mwegelo, District Commissioner for Kisarawe
  • Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, African Union Special Envoy to mobilize international financial support for the fight against COVID-19, WHO Special Envoy for Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator, and former Minister of Finance, Nigeria
  • Rana el Kaliouby, Co-Founder & CEO of Affectiva   
  • Shivani Bhasin Sachdeva, Founder, Managing Director, and CEO of India Alternatives Private Equity Fund
  • Moderator: Zain Asher, International Anchor, CNN
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Women Leading the Way for Change – Stories from the Frontlines

January 25th, 2021 | 10am ET

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This plenary will feature a conversation with four incredible women leaders about leading through change and reimagining the future post COVID-19. Speakers will share stories of bold leadership, innovative approaches they took throughout their lives and during the COVID-19 crisis, and they will provide us with insights on a future re-imagined.

Join us in what promises to be a rich and insightful dialogue across generations and from the frontlines of change. Sign up for a reminder and start asking questions in the live blog now!

Speakers include:

  • Mamta Murthi, Vice President for Human Development at the World Bank 
  • Jokate Mwegelo, District Commissioner for Kisarawe
  • Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, African Union Special Envoy to mobilize international financial support for the fight against COVID-19, WHO Special Envoy for Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator, and former Minister of Finance, Nigeria
  • Rana el Kaliouby, Co-Founder & CEO of Affectiva   
  • Shivani Bhasin Sachdeva, Founder, Managing Director, and CEO of India Alternatives Private Equity Fund
  • Moderator: Zain Asher, International Anchor, CNN

Speakers

Mamta Murthi

Vice President, Human Development, World Bank

Jokate Urban Mwegelo

District Commissioner for Kisarawe, Pwani Region-Tanzania

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Chair of the Board, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance; and the African Risk Capacity

Chair of the Board, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance; and the African Risk Capacity

Co-Founder & CEO of Affectiva

Founder, Managing Director, and CEO of India Alternatives Private Equity Fund

Host

International Anchor, CNN

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