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AIPFE Cyprus President Receives WEF 17 Award at Annual Women Economic Forum in New Delhi

AIPFE Cyprus President Receives WEF 17 Award at Annual Women Economic Forum in New Delhi

Anna Koukkides-Procopiou, President of AIPFE Cyprus-Women of Europe will be receiving the prestigious WEF17 Award of ‘Iconic Women Creating a Better World for All’ at the Annual Women Economic Forum (WEF) in New Delhi, India on 8th May.

The annual WEF gathers passionate women leaders and entrepreneurs from over 100 countries at its mega marathon spectacular conference in New Delhi between 8th to 13th May. A rich confluence of leaders and achievers will empower one another by sharing and speaking across 41 theme verticals and 520 sessions and workshops under the overall bold theme of ‘Women: Creating, Innovating, Understanding and Driving the Future’.

In her capacity as President of AIPFE Cyprus-Women of Europe, Anna Koukkides-Procopiou will be speaking at the Plenary Session under the topic ‘Creating a Better World for our Children-II.’ She will also facilitate a workshop themed ‘Women Waging Peace: the case for inclusive security’ and host a round-table discussion on ‘Women, Peace and Security,’ during the Conference.

The WEF extensive program has been built with the committed participation of a widely constituted Advisory Board and Advisory Executive Council (AEC) of over 500 people from around the world. This is to ensure meaningful dialogues on topics that engage the needs of all participants from different fields, cultures and backgrounds. This year, Anna Koukkides-Procopiou has been invited to become a member of the AEC of the global forum.

The vibe of the conference is interactive to enhance the engagement of the audience. What’s more, companies, institutions and startups, such as  BMW financial services, Fortis Escorts, Facebook, Google, and Teach India will share their ideas and initiatives. 

Dr Harbeen Arora, Founder and Global Chairperson, ALL Ladies League (ALL) and Women Economic Forum (WEF) said: “WEF is a supportive platform where women from all walks of life can come and empower their skills, attitudes and networks. This year almost 18 Women Economic Forum events would get organized across the world; with the purpose of giving women worldwide greater voice and visibility.”


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