WIEGO Board

See biographies of current and past Board of Directors

The WIEGO Board of Directors, as per the provision of our Articles of Association, is comprised of:

  • three representatives of membership-based organizations of informal workers (one of whom serves as the Chair)
  • two representatives each from the other two constituencies of WIEGO
    • researchers
    • development practitioners
  • other persons needed to carry out the functions of the Board

The current Directors, elected at the WIEGO General Assembly in 2014, are:

Renana Jhabvala, India Renana Jhabvala (Chair)
Self-Employed Women’s Association
India

Juliana Brown Afari, GhanaJuliana Brown Afari
StreetNet International
Ghana

Barbro Budin, SwitzerlandBarbro Budin
International Union of Food and Allied Workers
Switzerland

Debra Davis, UKDebra Davis (Treasurer)
Independent Consultant
UK

Ravi Kanbur, USARavi Kanbur
Cornell University
USA

Vicky KanyokaVicky Kanyoka
IDWF
Tanzania

 

Lin Lim, MalaysiaLin Lim
Independent Consultant
Malaysia

William Steel, GhanaWilliam Steel
University of Ghana
Ghana

Jeemol Unni, IndiaJeemol Unni
Institute of Rural Management/Anand
India

Carmen Vildoso, PeruCarmen Vildoso
Independent Consultant
Peru

See biographies of current and past Board Directors of WIEGO.