v10.3 / Women of the Day

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Barbara Hendrie- UNEP regional director, North America
Barbara has over two decades experience in sustainable development and humanitarian affairs, working for both the United Kingdom and United States governments.In 2016, Barbara co-led the United States Agency for Internatio hashtag#inspiration nal Development’s work on the World Humanitarian Summit and the President’s Refugee Summit. In 2015, she was Chief Negotiator for the United Kingdom on the United Nations Financing for Development Agenda and co-leader for the United Kingdom on the establishment of the global Sustainable Development Goals. In 2009, Hendrie was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire. She is also the first recipient (and inspiration for the creation of) the Bowdoin College Common Good Award in 1993