Winifred Byanyima

Winifred Byanyima
  • Executive Director, Oxfam International, United Kingdom

Recognized expert on women's rights. Formerly: directed Gender and Development programmes, United Nations Development Programme and the African Union Commission; 10 years as Member of Ugandan Parliament; Founder, Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE), which champions women's equal participation in decision-making in Uganda. Currently, Executive Director, Oxfam International.