Winnie Byanyima

  • Event Start: 27th April 2020, 5:00pm
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Executive Director of UNAIDS

Byanyima is a Ugandan engineer and diplomat, and the current Executive Director of UNAIDS.  She previously served as the Executive Director of Oxfam International between 2013 and 2019, overseeing the organisation’s response to the Ebola epidemic.  Before this, she was a successful Ugandan politician, serving as a combatant in the National Resistance Army (NRA) during the Bush Wars of the 1980s, and later as Ugandan Ambassador to France from 1989 to 1994


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Throughout its history, the Union has strived to bring some of the world’s most celebrated figures to speak before its audience, providing its members with the opportunity to engage with those who shape our world.  This term will be no different with our full programme of podcasts.  We encourage you to not only listen to these inspiring voices, but also to challenge them.  The online form for submitting questions is accessible to members on our Facebook page in the week preceding each event