Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

President, Republic of Liberia

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is the 24th President of the Republic of Liberia and the first elected female Head of State in Africa. One of the three Nobel Peace Prize Laureates of 2011, President Sirleaf has demonstrated passionate commitment to hard work, integrity and good governance, advocating for the rights of women and the importance of education to provide a better future for her country and its people. After decades of fighting for freedom, justice and equality in Liberia, President Sirleaf has been focusing on rebuilding post-conflict Liberia and revitalizing Liberia’s economy, infrastructure, security and institutions.

Women in the Private Sector: Good for Development and Business
(Thursday, October 11, 2012,  10:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
NHK Debate - Globalization at a Crossroads: From Tokyo to Tokyo
(Thursday, October 11, 2012,  12:00 PM - 01:00 PM)
Post-2015 Global Development Framework: Is There a Role for a Next Generation of Millennium Development Goals?
(Saturday, October 13, 2012,  11:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

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