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Women in Diplomacy

WOMEN LEADERS IN DIPLOMACY

In the backdrop of Croatia's Presidency of the Council of the EU, Turkish Policy Quarterly (TPQ), in collaboration with Istanbul Consular Corps (ICC), organized a panel dedicated to women leaders within diplomacy ahead of International Women's Day. The discussion revolved around critical issues that women leaders face, means of empowering women in the workforce, and ways of rethinking diplomacy from a gender perspective. The event also ignited discussions on gendered institutions and women’s representation across diplomacy. 

Opening Remarks:  Makis Antonatos- General Manager,  Soho House Istanbul

                                  Ayşegül Erdem Ventura- Editor in Chief, Turkish Policy Quarterly (TPQ)

                                  Ivana Zerec- Consul General of Croatia in Istanbul

Moderator: Taina Guimaraes Alvarenga- Deputy Consul, Consulate General of Brazil in Istanbul
 

Speakers: Ms. Jeffie Kaine- Consul General of Australia in Istanbul

                  Ms. Anette Galskjøt- Consul General of Denmark in Istanbul

                  Ms. Veronika Lombardini- Consul General of Slovakia in Istanbul

This issue was published in collaboration with the Friedrich Naumann Foundation Turkey Office.
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