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Her voice

“I believe enormously in empowering women and girls, in particular in peace processes and mediation.” 


Ms. Federica Mogherini is an Italian politician who served as High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission from November 2014 to November 2019. She previously served as Italy’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation from February 2014 to October 2014 and she was a Member of the Chamber of Deputies (MP) from 2008 to 2014.  

In 2020 she was appointed rector of the College of Europe, a post-graduate university for European studies in Bruges (Belgium) and Natolin (Poland). She is currently Chair #UN Panel on Internal Displacement.