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Suruswadee Jaimsuwan

Legal Officer, Assistant to the Inspector-General, Ministry of Labour, Thailand

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Cissé Mariam Kaïdama Sidibé

Cissé Mariam Kaïdama Sidibé, Mali’s prime minister, is the first woman to be appointed to this position in the country’s history and is a former Turin Centre participant.

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Thokozani Khupe

Thokozani Khupe has been the Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of National Unity since 11 February 2009. She is the first woman appointed to this post since Zimbabwe’s independence.

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Carmen Trujillo

Carmen Trujillo, the Bolivian Minister of Labour since January 2010 is a former participant at the Centre in Turin.

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Edward Mutabazi

Edward Mutabazi, Lecturer Uganda Management Institute (UMI): "I participated in the training activity on "Participatory labour law making”, 22 June - 3 July, 2009. In terms of course coverage, I had a thorough conviction that all the topics covered were complete, relevant, and very enriching. I can’t forget the inspirational style of delivery by various facilitators. "

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Memouna Kora Zaki Leadi

Ms. Memouna Kora Zaki Leadi has been appointed Minister of Labour of Benin while taking part in the course on international labour standards being held in Turin and Geneva from 20 to 31 May 2011.

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Glenda Muzenda

Glenda Muzenda, Project Officer, Gender and Media in Southern Africa

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Jesús A. Menacho Piérola

Lieutenant Commander, General Directorate of Captaincies and Coastguards Peruvian Maritime Administration, Participant in “Training of trainers in the application of the ILO Maritime Labour Convention, 2006”, 30 August - 10 September 2010

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José Armando Felipe Tellez Flores

Labour affairs editor and columnist, Diario de México. Participant in curse: Comunicar los derechos laborales para los profesionales de comunicación de América Latina (Communicating labour rights for Latin American media professionals) 18 to 22 January 2010

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Gabriel Semasaka

Deputy in the Rwandan Parliament

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Hashish Mohamed

Staff Attorney, Al Kamel Law, Egypt

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Martins Adriano Bardou

Head of the Labour Relations Committee , Itaipú Binacional, Brazil

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Carla-Anne Harris-Roper

Director, Legal Services, Ministry of Labour and Social Security, Jamaica

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Gloria Solórzano Espinosa

President, CUT Peru Women's Network and Bureau

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C.K. Saji Narayanan

President, BMS (Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh), India

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Mridha Abdul Hye

Senior Deputy Director (Training and Administration), Institute of Microfinance (InM), Bangladesh

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Damián Amaro

Argentina, participant in the following course: Labour relations in the European labour market

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John Willis Frances Payne

Bermuda Government’s National Office for Seniors and the Physically Challenged, took part in the course entitled "Labour market inclusion of people with disabilities", in Turin, from 27 September to 8 October 2010,

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Hazem Ibrahim

Secretary General for the National Council for Disability Affairs, Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour, Syrian Arab Republic, a participant in the training programme on “Labour market inclusion of people with disabilities” at the ITC-ILO, Turin, from 27 September to 8 October 2010

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Yolanda Soraya Apablaza Basoalto

President of the CUT in Talca Province and leader of the Staff Association of the National Sports Institute of Chile.

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Valérie Françoise Motio Kamga

Valérie Françoise Motio Kamga, a former Turin Centre participant, is President of the “Donne Migranti Internazionali Onlus” Association

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Sara Encìnas

Education Senior Adviser, Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV), Peru, participant in the following training activities: “ILO Skills Development Academy”, from 24 October to 4 November 2011, and “Hacer frente a los problemas de empleo juvenil” (distance learning course), from 5 September to 20 December 2011.

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Syed Saad Hussain Gilani

Project Manager, ILO Office for Pakistan, participant in the Gender Academy, 21 November - 2 December 2011

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Julio César Franco Pérez

Lawyer, Labour Consultant, Peru. Participant in the course entitled "Trade union training in international labour standards and the ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work and its follow-up".

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Alpha Ngom

from Senegal, student in the Master’s programme in Applied Labour Economics for Development (MALED), 2010-2011, residential stage at the Turin Campus from 24 January to 13 May 2011 Dissertation title: “Incidences of taxation on employment and competitiveness: What alternative fiscal policy for developing countries (the case of Senegal)?”

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Kerry-Ann F. Ifill

Senator Kerry-Ann F. Ifill, first female President of the Senate of Barbados, is a former Turin Centre participant. Senator Ifill participated in the course “Labour market integration of people with disabilities” from 15 to 24 October 2007.

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Chioma Kanu Agomo

Professor Chioma Kanu Agomo was awarded an Honorary Fellowship by Queen Mary, University of London.

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Nasrin Rafiq

Gender Mainstreaming Practicum Coordinator with USAID/Deloitte, Kabul, Afghanistan

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Bougadare Kone

Specialist in Gender and Integrated Water Resource Management PARCODIEau (grassroots community participation in water policy dialogue in Burkina Faso) Project CEDRES, Ougadougou University

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Ekanath Khatiwada

Private Sector Development Advisor, Netherlands Development Organization (SNV), Zambia, Nepalese Nationality

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Queen Mother Nkem Victoria IKENCHUKU

Interview with Queen Mother Nkem Victoria IKENCHUKU, Honourable Commissioner, Directorate of MDGs, Delta State, Nigeria and participant in “Management of project implementation in development-bank-funded projects”.

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Alipate Waqairawai

Assistant General Manager, Member Services, Fiji National Provident Fund and participant in the 2012 Academy on Social Security

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Estelle Loiseau

Interview with Ms Estelle Loiseau, Wikigender Project Coordinator, participant in the workshop on “Gender equality for development effectiveness”, 3-7 June 2013.

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Nataliya Nikolova

freelance researcher in youth development, migration studies and assessor at the National Centre for the Development of Human Resources – Bulgaria and participant in “Building Effective Youth Investment Programmes –issues for project design” , 5-11.10.2008

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Marcelle Franco Espíndola BARROS and Guilherme Freire de Melo BARROS

Marcelle Franco Espíndola BARROS and her husband, Guilherme Freire de Melo BARROS, two Brazilian participants in the “Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Trade Law - Contracts and Dispute Resolutions”, followed the same course of studies before getting married and participated in the TSD Master as a married couple.

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Azam Nausheen

Message from Azam Nausheen, Knowledge Management Officer/ Gender Trainer NRSP-Institute of Rural Management (IRM), Islamabad, Pakistan, participant in the 2011 Gender Academy.

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John Suzyo Banda

National Coordinator of a project in youth employment in Zambia and participant in the “Validation Workshop of the Training Package on Decent Work for Youth”

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Tojiddin JURAZODA

Interview with Mr. Tojiddin JURAZODA, Project Coordinator, Project Coordination Group at the Office of the President of Tajikistan. Project: Strengthening Result-Based Monitoring and Evaluation for Better Migration Management.

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Ramon Fernando Carranza Discua

Undersecretary of State at the Ministry or Labour and Social Security, Honduras, who participated in the “International Labour Standards” training activity from 19 to 27 May

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Zoraida Chong

Panamanian student studying for the Master in World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development

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Nashwan Majeed

Mechanical Engineer, Director of public Procurement, Ministry of Higher Education, Erbil, Kurdistan

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