Previous editions of SheTrades Global, held in the United Kingdom, Turkey, Brazil, Rwanda, Mexico, and China, included representatives from over 85 countries and generated over US$ 67 million of new business for women entrepreneurs. SheTrades events have been privileged to feature role models and leaders including H.E. Ms Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, then President of Liberia and Nobel Laureate for her role in championing women’s rights and peace; H.E. Ms Rula Ghani, First Lady of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, who actively supports the role of women in peace-building; H.E. Ms Sahle-Work Zewde, President of the Republic of Ethiopia; Ms Cameron Russell, Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Mr. Roberto Azevêdo, Director General Of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), and Mr.David Abney, Executive Chairman of UPS.See past editions here.
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