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2022 Women in Global Development Leadership Forum

Theme: Leading in Our Changing World

Monday, May 16, 2022 – Thursday, May 19, 2022

Abt Global is a proud Lead Sponsor of the 2022 Women in Global Development Leadership Forum, hosted by the Women Innovators & Leaders (WILD) Network.

This unique event is focused on developing strong and all-encompassing leaders. Join Abt in connecting with 1000+ global development sector leaders, at all stages of their careers, from around the world.. WILD 2022 will be held virtually and offers 32 hours of live programming over four days, in 23 time zones.

Be sure to tune in and join Abt’s staff in discussions on a number of timely and important topics, including:

Monday, May 16, 2022 - 1:30 – 2:00 p.m. | ET
Small Group Networking Sessions
Join Abt’s subject matter experts and connect with peers across different geographies and sectors, such as global health and gender equity.

Abt Facilitators: Ffyona Patel, Kelly Saldana, Sarah Romorini, Kelley Laird, and Stephanie Landers Silva

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 6:00 a.m. | ET
She's Epic - Establishing a Start-up Focused on Women and Climate Equity

  • Jane Wilkinson (Speaker) Abt Global (United Kingdom), Senior Advisor for Climate and Environment

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 8:00 – 8:45 a.m. | ET
Challenges & Opportunities: Translating DEI Programs Across Multinational Organizations with a Wide Variety of Cultural, Political, and Legal Contexts

  • Leisa Gibson (Moderator) Abt Global (United Kingdom), Senior Advisor, Equity and Localisation
  • Carmen Vilanova de Denys (Speaker) Abt Global (Zimbabwe), Chief of Party, VectorLink
  • Anna Winoto (Speaker) Abt Global (Indonesia), Team Leader, KOMPAK
  • Dorothy Muroki (Speaker) Abt Global (Uganda), Chief of Party

Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 10:15 – 11:15 a.m. | ET
How Can U.S.-Founded Organizations Act on Their Commitments to Inclusion?

  • Lisa Simeon (Speaker) Abt Global (U.S.), Chief Operations Officer

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