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2013 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

Category

Astrid

Aafjes

Netherlands

Non-Profit/NGO

Christine

Asiko

UK

Education

Elisabeth

Babcock

USA

Non-Profit/NGO

Svetlana

Balanova

Russia

Corporate

Ifat

Baron

Israel

Non-Profit/NGO

Tanvi

Bhatt

India

Entrepreneurship

Ros

Bopha

Cambodia

Community

Ishreen

Bradley

UK

Entrepreneurship

Melanie

Brown

USA

Education

Claire

Charamnac

Singapore

Young Women Leaders

Wilhelmina

Cole Holladay

USA

Education

Bernice

Dapaah

Ghana

Entrepreneurship

Gitane

De Silva

Canada

Public Service/Government

Sonnie

Dockser

USA

Non-Profit/NGO

Candace

Duncan

USA

Corporate

Leah

Eichler

Canada

Entrepreneurship

Manal

El Attir

Morocco

Community

Ansgar

Gabrielsen

Norway

Champion of Women's Economic Empowerment

Abhay

Khandagle

India

Champion of Women's Economic Empowerment

Vinny

Garg

USA

Non-Profit/NGO

Lella

Golfo

Italy

Public Service/Government

Barbara

Hackman Franklin

USA

Public Service/Government

Monowara

Hakim Ali

Bangladesh

Entrepreneurship

Susan

Hall

USA

Education

Beverley

Hurley

UK

Entrepreneurship

Elin

Hurvenes

Norway

Entrepreneurship

Morten

Huse

Norway

Champion of Women's Economic Empowerment

Shereen

Ibrahim Allam

Egypt

Community

Christina

Ioannidis

UK

Entrepreneurship

Marilyn

Johnson

USA

Corporate

Hafdis

Jonsdottir

Iceland

Community

Violeta

Jovanovic

Serbia

Entrepreneurship

Lucy

Kanu

Nigeria

Non-Profit/NGO

Barbara

Kasoff

USA

Non-Profit/NGO

Hilda

Kennedy

USA

Entrepreneurship

Yasmine

Khater

Singapore

Entrepreneurship

Michelle

Kreger

USA

Entrepreneurship

Neelie

Kroes

Netherlands

Public Service/Government

Namita

Krul-Taneja

Netherlands

Entrepreneurship

Kwaku

Kyei

Ghana

Entrepreneurship

Laura

Lane

USA

Corporate

Jasmine

Langevine

USA

Entrepreneurship

Daniel

Lebegue

France

Champion of Women's Economic Empowerment

Louise

Leger

Canada

Public Service

Ninon Babra

Marapachi

USA

Corporate

Karen

Mattison

UK

Community

Tonya

McNeal-Weary

USA

Community

Diana

Medman

Russia

Non-Profit/NGO

Sharon

Miller

USA

Entrepreneurship

Ronit

Molko

USA

Education

Mariliana

Morales Berrios

Costa Rica

Corporate Initiatives for Women's Economic Empowerment

Alessia

Mosca

Italy

Public Service/Government

Kathleen

Mulligan

USA

Entrepreneurship

Catherine

Munoz

USA

Corporate

Halima

Namakula

Uganda

Community

Benedicta

Nanyonga

Uganda

Not For Profit

Marcela

Navarro

UK

Corporate

Elphi

Nelissen

Netherlands

Entrepreneurship

Deborah

Nixon

Canada

Education

Grace

Amey-Obeng

Ghana

Non-Profit/NGO

Yetunde A.

Odugbesan-Omede

USA

Non-Profit/NGO

Olivier

Oger

France

Champion of Women's Economic Empowerment

Ade

Onilude

UK

Community

Pamela

Parizek

USA

Community

Ella

Peinovich

USA

Entrepreneurship

Rachel

Petero

New Zealand

Young Women Leaders

H.E. Madam Penehupifo

Pohamba

Namibia

Non-Profit/NGO

Carolann

Harding

Canada

Public Service/Government

Selma

Prodanovic

Austria

Entrepreneurship

Shirley

Randell

Australia

Community

Aysha

Rau

India

Non-Profit/NGO

Viviane

Reding

Luxembourg

Public Service/Government

Alexandra

Richardson

People's Republic of China

Corporate

Elizabeth

Roelvink

Netherlands

Non-Profit/NGO

Nancy

Ruth

Canada

Public Service

Nermin

Saad

Jordan

Community

Achyuta

Samanta

India

Champion of Women's Economic Empowerment

Nicole

Sandford

USA

Corporate

Hajjat Aphwa

Sebyala

Uganda

Non-Profit/NGO

Romaine

Seguin

USA

Corporate

Theopista Ntale

Sekitto

Uganda

Corporate

Dana

Shuqom

Jordan

Non-Profit/NGO

Colleen

Sidford

Canada

Corporate

Kamela

Sidiqi

Afghanistan

Entrepreneurship

Linda

Smith

USA

Education

Narine-Dat

Sookram

Canada

Champion of Women's Economic Empowerment

Dagmar

Steinmetz

Germany

Entrepreneurship

Suzanne F.

Stevens

Canada

Education

Jaleh

Taheri

Sweden

Non-Profit/NGO

Aini

Tahir

Pakistan

Non-Profit/NGO

Elizabeth

Thande

Kenya

Community

Tracy

Theemes

Canada

Education

Pervin

Todiwala

UK

Entrepreneurship

Diane

Tompson

Australia

Entrepreneurship

Artemis

Toumazi

Cyprus

Entrepreneurship

Jannet

Vaessen

Netherlands

Non-Profit/NGO

Ludo

Van der Heyden

Belgium

Champion of Women's Economic Empowerment

Flora

Villarosa

Philippines

Public Service/Government

Susan

Vinnicombe

UK

Education

Fatuma

Wamala

Uganda

Education

Padmasree

Warrior

USA

Corporate


Be Inspired!  Read Their Stories Here!

In Memoriam - Award Winners

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Remembering winners that have past away.
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Rwanda: Minister Aloisea Inyumba Passes Away Link  more ] Administration 8/8/2013

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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