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2009 World of Difference Award Recipients
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The TIAW World of Difference Award recognizes extraordinary individuals whose efforts have advanced the economic empowerment of women locally, regionally or worldwide. Congratulations to these exceptional individuals who truly "make all the difference in the world".

Read the "story" as to why each of these individuals are amazing at the bottom of this page!


First Name Last Name Country/Region
Honorable Saida Agrebi Tunis
Afnan Al Zayani Bahrain
Raja Al-Gurg United Arab Emirates
Ingrid Antonijevic Hahn Chile
Juliet Asante Bangladesh
Gaetane Austin Fiji
K.R. Irene Bailey Canada
Susan Baka Canada
Sue Barnes Canada
Meisa Batayneh Maani Jordan
Wanda Bedard Canada
Lili Campbell Canada
Claire Chiang Singapore
Eniola Dada Nigeria
Carol Dailey Fabbri USA
Anne Day Canada
Teresa Correia de Lacerda Portugal
Connie Dejak Canada
Sabra Desai Canada
Ann Diamond USA
Dianne Dinkel USA
Patricia Foley Hinnen USA
Tema Frank Canada
Nancy Gomez France
Kate Grussing UK
Roswyn Hakesley-Brown UK
Kelley Keehn Canada
Maggie Kigozi Uganda
Sung-Joo Kim Korea
Dr. Victoria Kisyombe Tanzania
Mei Sim Lai UK
Kate Laneve USA
Carina Lundberg-Markow Sweden
Runa Magnusdottir Iceland
Kim McArthur Canada
Leila McKenzie Canada
Julian Omalla Uganda
Gulseren Onanc Turkey
Kathleen O'Neill Canada
Shelly Price Canada
Candice Rice Canada
Virginia Robinson USA
Diann Rodgers-Healey Australia
Dalila Rodriguez Panama
Reeta Roy Canada
Emily Sanders USA
Geeta Sheker Canada
Rita N. Singh USA
Majorie Singley-Hall USA
Carol Stephenson Canada
Dennie Theodore Canada
Lavergne Turpin USA
Mary Louise Uhlig USA
Lucrecia Ulate Sanchez Panama
Kah Walla Cameroon
Betsy Weber USA
Donna Zazulak Canada

Notable News of Award Recipients

Item Name Posted By Date Posted
The Lord Mayor Alderman Fiona Woolf CBE Link  more ] Administration 3/3/2014
AIWF Chairman Receives Leadership Award 2013  Link  more ] Administration 1/9/2014
Sally Armstrong Human Rights Activist | Journalist Link Administration 9/22/2013
McCully Announces New UN Rep Amanda Ellis Link  more ] Administration 4/12/2013
AIWF Chairman recognised on 100 Most Powerful Arab PDF (49.43 KB)  more ] Administration 4/12/2013

World of Difference Winners - Past & Present

Item Name Posted By Date Posted
2012 World of Difference 100 Award Winners Stories DOC (1.38 MB) Administration 10/3/2013
2012 WOD Winners List PDF (124.69 KB) Administration 10/3/2013
2011 World of Difference 100 Award Winners Stories PDF (750.79 KB) Administration 10/3/2013
2010 World of Difference 100 Award Winners Stories PDF (7.91 MB) Administration 10/3/2013
2009 World of Difference 100 Award Winners Stories PDF (8.57 MB) Administration 10/3/2013
2008 World of Difference 100 Award Winners Stories PDF (6.5 MB) Administration 10/3/2013

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