Pre-G20 Event: Growing Economies through Women’s Entrepreneurship
October 31, 2011: “The United States is committed to advancing opportunities for women as entrepreneurs and business leaders,“ states Secretary Clinton in her video remarks at the event co-hosted by the U.S. and OECD.
- Karen Kornbluh, U.S. Ambassador to the OECD
- Marisa Lago, Assistant Secretary for International Markets and Development, U.S. Department of Treasury
- Steve Radelet, Chief Economist, U.S. Agency for International Development
- Melanne Verveer, U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues
- Caroline Anstey, Managing Director, World Bank
- Barbara Beck, Special Reports Editor, The Economist
- Anu Bhardwaj, Founder and Managing Partner, Venture Catalyst Private Equity Partners
- Anne Bouverot, Director General, GSMA
- Geena Davis, Academy Award-winning Actor, Founder of Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media
- Toby Eccles, Founder and Development Director, Social Finance
- Amanda Ellis, Deputy Secretary, International Development Group, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
- Karin Finkelston, Vice President, Asia Pacific, International Finance Corporation
- Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, OECD
- Julie T. Katzman, Executive Vice President, Inter-American Development Bank
- Charlotte Oades, Global Director, Women's Economic Empowerment, Coca Cola
- Mari Pangestu, Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Indonesia
- Gabriela Ramos, Chief of Staff and G20 Sherpa, OECD
- Alison Smale, Executive Editor, International Herald Tribune
- Laurie Spengler, President and CEO, ShoreBank International
- Sandra Taylor, Senior Director, La Pietra Coalition
- Marilou van Golstein, Managing Director, Triodos Investment Management
About the U.S. Mission to the OECD
The United States is a founding member of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development which is an international organization, composed of 34 democratic countries with market-based economies. Shared goals include achieving sustainable economic growth and employment and a rising standard of living in member countries as well as engaging with non-members to contribute to the development of the world economy. Through its ground-breaking public policy research, ‘soft law,' and effective peer reviews, the OECD is a dynamic international incubator for new ideas, providing the United States an unparalleled opportunity for engaging with other countries.
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