IN HER WORDS NYT 2020-2021

PM

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka

UNWomen

Executive Director and Under-Secretary-General

Presentation

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women since August 2013, served as Deputy President of South Africa from 2005-2008, before which she held Ministerial positions and was a Member of Parliament. Focusing on human rights, equality and social justice, she began as a teacher, gaining international experience at the World YWCA. She founded the non-profit Umlambo Foundation.

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