Arezoo Najibzadeh

Young Leader
Women Deliver

Event Schedule

19 July 2023
20 July 2023
Start Time End Time Session Description Action
04:30 pm EEST 06:00 pm EEST Break the Wheel: Reflections on Re-Imagining a Just International Development System
KCC Auditorium

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The global reckoning for racial justice and the increasing calls to shift-the-power have placed decolonization firmly on the global agenda. But Read More

Chantal Umuhoza



Arezoo Najibzadeh

Young Leader

Women Deliver

Bassey Nyambi

Director of Global Partnerships and Engagement

Planned Parenthood Global

Christine Stegling

Deputy Executive Director, PAK Branch, UNAIDS and UN ASG

Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)

Monica Aleman Cunningham

International Program Director: Gender, Racial and Ethnic Justice Program

Ford Foundation

Tarcila Rivera Zea

Indigenous activist

CHIRAPAQ Centre for Indigenous Cultures of Peru

Dr. Maliha Khan

President and CEO

Women Deliver

Start Time End Time Session Description Action
11:30 am EEST 01:00 pm EEST PANEL: Decolonization and Disruption: Young People’s Dreams and Desires for Justice
Youth Zone
Youth Zone, KCC Terrace

Youth Zone is a space that centres decolonization at the heart of our long-term advocacy. Decolonization is, however, a long-term practice that must continue beyond our Read More

Arezoo Najibzadeh

Young Leader

Women Deliver

Akinyi Osanjo

Young Leader

Women Deliver

Noemi Grütter


Elle Kwa Mziki

Sarah Imran

PhD Candidate, Artist, Researcher



Magdalene Dorto

Not applicable Not applicable

Deborah Nyirenda

Not applicable Not applicable

Yashmin Fernandes

Director Women's Digital Financial Inclusion Hub, Women's World Banking

Stella Anyangwe

End Polo Now Coordinator Rotary International

Blandine Umuziranenge

Founder and CEO Kosmotivr

Taryn Russell

Deputy Executive Director Results Canada

Djeinaba Kane

Advocacy & Partnership Lead AfricaNenda

Rafiat Akinokun

Youth Advorate and cub's health nurse

Melania Chiponda

Gender and Climate Advisor The African Women's Development and Communication Network (FEMNET)

Aries Setiadi

Managing Director Fintech Association Indonesia

Claude Mambo Muvunyi

Director General Rwanda Biomedical Center

Hanna Lemma

Co-founder & Contributor Addis Powerhouse

Kathryn Toure

Regional Director, Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office IDRC

Dr. Lisa Avery

Assistant Professor, University of Manitoba; Director Africa Initiatives

Carmen Correa

CEO Pro Mujer

Tawakkol Karman

Nobel Peace Price Laureate Tawakkol Karman Foundation

Anis Farid

Research Project Manager Women's Aid Organisation

Patricia Elias

Every Woman International Lawyer; Chief, Global Diplomatic Campaign

Lipi Rahman

Executive Director, Badabon Sangho Every Woman Indrani Fellow

Kigali Convention Center - KG 2 Roundabout, Kigali, Rwanda