GS1 Speakers

Isabel Yordi

Isabel Yordi, Gender Summit past speaker

Coordinator of gender and health, Unit of policy and Cross cutting priorities, WHO (World Health Organization) Regional Office for Europe.

Isabel Yordi Aguirre, is responsible of the Gender and Health programme in the WHO Regional Office for Europe based in Copenhagen. This programme is in the unit of Policy and cross-cutting priorities and it is in charge of mainstreaming gender and providing technical assistance to the 53 Member States of the WHO European Region. Isabel Yordi holds a master on Political Science and an M.B.A. She has more than 20 years of international experience with United Nations combining experience on gender, strategic planning and health.

Ms Yordi spoke about Improving Women's Health by Joining Policy, Research and Practice in Session B1: GENDERED R&D Opportunities for Innovation at the Gender Summit 1 EU (GS1EU).