Day 6, Joyce Banda: MAKERS Celebrates 20 Women of the 1995 UN Conference on Women

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 1995 UN Conference on Women in Beijing, we're featuring 20 incredible women on MAKERS who particpiated in the largest ever international gathering of women.

Joyce Banda was the first women president of Malawi (2012-2014), and only the second woman head of state in Africa. In 1995, Banda attended the NGO Forum in Huairou, China, as head of the Malawi National Association of Business Women. The experience drove her into a life of politics, and in...

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