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Women in Games appoint 39 Ambassadors in countries which now include Bolivia, Tunisia and Ukraine.

Women in Games is pleased to announce the appointment of a further 39 Ambassadors bringing the total to 362 in 44 different countries. We welcome our first ambassador from Bolivia, Rommy Barriga Cano, from Tunisia, Samia Chelbi, from Ukraine, Valeriia.

Women in Games is a non-partisan, not-for-profit organisation founded in 2009, grown from grassroots to be the leading global force on gender equality in the gaming business. It works to achieve full and lasting equity and parity throughout the gaming and esports industry pipelines and beyond. Its vision is of not only an industry but a culture and community free of gender discrimination, where equality of opportunity, treatment and conditions empowers girls and women from all backgrounds to achieve full potential.

Ambassadors are grouped by geographical region and we welcome Amanda Ford and Sarah Blackburn from Scotland. Arianne Garin, Georgia Reeve, Hannah Treston and Jodie Donovan for the North of the UK. We welcome Ann Lennon from Northern Ireland. From London and the South East, we welcome Cat Chew, Ena Echavarria, Indigo Levy, Jay Shin, Joanna Cook, MJ Widomska and Naville Carita. From the Midlands we welcome Charlene Sharp, Jasmine Hong, Kahina Foudad and Rebecca Wright. From the South of the UK, Katie Laurence, Millicent Thomas and Sophie Hendley.

From mainland Europe, we welcome Caterina Casapieri from Italy. Katriina Penttila from Norway. From Poland, Katazyna Janoszka and Natasha Skult from Finland.

From the North American region, we welcome Anish Lathker, Carrie Sloane, Josh Lindsey, Lindsey Williamson Christy, Mariana D’Ornellas and Tina Merry. In the Rest of the World region, we welcome Ayesha Samman from Pakistan. Erin Hughes from New Zealand, Florencia Fole from Argentina, Jacqueline Garrett from Australia. Marcela Paz Salazar Hernadez from Chile.

“Women in Games is proud of all our Ambassadors, who increasingly join us from all corners of the world to support us with our vision and mission. We look forward to connecting everyone at our Women in Games Global Conference 2020. The focus of this year’s conference is designed to support our growing global community through the Covid-19 crisis. With a focus on business and entrepreneurship, game development and culture, education, careers and esports alongside our awards, showcase and worldwide games jam, we look forward to hearing everyone’s stories, engaging with debate and discussion as well as enjoying congenial virtual networking.” says Marie-Claire Isaaman, CEO Women in Games.

You can see the full list of Ambassadors including their location and job role, as well as how to apply if you are interested in joining our Ambassador team here

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