Welcome to Our New WIIT President
Read Emily's welcome letter to all WIIT members.
WIIT Congratulates Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
WIIT would like to congratulate Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, who made history on February 15th when she was selected by WTO members to become the first female to head the organization as its seventh WTO Director-General. Dr. Ngozi spoke with WIIT members in August. If you missed it, watch the event recording here.
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WIIT membership provides educational trade talks, intimate briefings with top policy-makers, and inclusion in a robust network of trade professionals from industry, the diplomatic community, educational institutions, and the public sector. We offer professional development opportunities in public speaking, writing, and program leadership as well as unparalleled networking opportunities in the DC international trade community for professionals at all career stages. for her appointment as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs of Canada – tremendous recognition of empowered leadership !!
The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT), based in Washington, DC, works to promote the professional development of women in international trade and business and to raise public awareness of the importance of international trade to economic development. WIIT is a volunteer-run organization and the only trade organization in the Washington area that fully integrates its membership in program development and leadership roles.
WIIT TRUST SCHOLARSHIPS
Learn about WIIT's Charitable Trust and how you can apply for, or donate to, our scholarship program. Our merit-based scholarships support graduate and undergraduate women studying International Trade who show promise as Future Global Leaders.