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Yoo Myung-hee

February 15, 2021

WTO confirms Okonjo-Iweala as director-general

The Nigerian economist becomes the first female and first African to become the head of the global trade body.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
February 5, 2021

United States endorses Ngozi Iweala as WTO DG

This is the first time in WTO’s history that a woman would be director-general.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (Credit: Twitter)
November 6, 2020

Okonjo Iweala: WTO postpones selecting DG

Ex-finance minister Okonjo Iweala is vying for the DG role.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (Credit: Twitter)
October 7, 2020

WTO: Okonjo-Iweala advances to final stage

The former Nigerian finance minister faces a South Korean woman after candidates of the United Kingdom, Kenya and Saudi Arabia were eliminated.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (Credit: Twitter)