Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca

Thematic Goodwill Ambassador

United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

About

Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca served as the ninth President of the Republic of Malta from 2014 to 2019. While President, she established a number of entities to nurture dialogue and foster unity as well as a culture of positive peace among people, including the “President’s Foundation for the Wellbeing of Society”, “Corporate Citizenship for Responsible Enterprises” (CORE) and “Empower”, a platform of women's organizations coming together under one umbrella to secure a stronger voice in the debate for equality and to inspire women and girls to take on leadership roles.

Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca supports UNIDO by emphasizing the importance of gender equality and advocating for inclusive and sustainable industrial development.
In September 2018, she was also
named a Champion of the Third Industrial Development Decade for Africa (IDDA III) and will support UNIDO in enhancing the Decade's visibility.

Experience

  • Thematic Goodwill Ambassador

    United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)