Almas Jiwani, President of UN Women Canada National Committee and CEO of Frontier Canada Inc. is a fiercely vocal and internationally renowned champion for economic, and political empowerment. She spearheads the initiative of business growth across international borders
She plays a crucial role in building networks among charitable institutions and socially responsible businesses. She has fostered pivotal ties between UN Women and the Inter-Parliamentary Forum of the Americas (FIPA) and the Parliamentary Confederation of Americas (COPA).
Ms. Jiwani is a powerful and influential speaker and she has travelled across the globe to deliver key note addresses, speeches, and presentations where she presented the roles and responsibilities of parliamentarians at the International Assembly in the Dominican Republic and Quebec City. More recently, she addressed the Pan Africa Media Conference, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, World Bank, Women in Leadership Forum in Abu Dhabi, African Development Bank conference, and the World Forum alongside Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu and holistic health/New Age guru Deepak Chopra.
Ms. Jiwani has gained international recognition and commendations from government, media and has been honored with numerous Awards globally for her work on gender equity and women’s empowerment