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Nomination for WBU Women Empowerment Award

Nominations for the WBU Women’s Empowerment Award are now open!

The Women’s Empowerment Award is granted to a blind or partially sighted woman who has made a substantial and outstanding contribution to women through international service or to the WBU over a long period of time. The award has a monetary value of $1000 and is only given to individuals, NOT organizations.

The Award will be presented at the upcoming WBU General Assembly to be held in Madrid, Spain on 19-24 June 2020. 

WBU believes that empowering blind and partially sighted women to participate fully in economic life is essential to build stronger economies and improve their quality of life and their communities.

The Award nomination deadline is 31 March 2020.

Below find more details about the award and the nomination form.
More upda​tes about the General Assembly are available at the GA Webpage