The Icelandic former President is the world’s first woman president
The Summit will take place under the special aegis of Vigdís Finnbogadóttir, the world’s first woman president. Finnbogadóttir, elected in 1980 by Icelanders, served longer as president than any woman from any country. She also founded the Council of Women World Leaders (CWWL) twenty years ago.
Announcement location WPL Summit 2017
WPL Annual Global Summit to be held in Reykjavík!
Women Political Leaders Global Forum (WPL) announced that the 2017 WPL Global Summit will be hosted, in cooperation with the Althingi, Iceland’s Parliament, in Reykjavík on 28-30 November.