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Joanne Sandler is a senior associate of Gender at Work (www.genderatwork.com); the former deputy executive director of Unifem (2001 to 2010); and served on the transition team for UN Women. She is co-chair of the board of directors of JASS (Just Associates).

  •  July 8, 2021 
UN Women is looking for a new executive director. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, a former vice president of South Africa, is stepping down after eight years at the helm. The appointment comes as the Generation Equality Forum in Paris just ended, with historically high financial pledges by some governments. But it comes at a moment of peril …

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