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Secretary General of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie since the 1st of January 2019, Louise Mushikiwabo was the Rwandan Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2009 to 2018. Drawing on her rich experience as an African woman who has risen to very high national and international political roles, Louise Mushikiwabo will tell us about women’s fundamental role in building more prosperous and fairer societies. She will explain why access to quality education for girls is one of the main priorities of her mandate at the head of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF).
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The title of Louise Mushikiwabo’s lecture to our forum is: Educating Girls to Build Society.