New EWL Secretary General appointed: we welcome Joanna Maycock!
[Brussels, 3 February 2014] The European Women’s Lobby (EWL) is happy to announce the appointment of its new Secretary General : Joanna Maycock, who will take the position on May 19th 2014.
Joanna Maycock is currently Director for Country Coordination for ActionAid International, where she has worked in various roles based in ActionAid’s Brussels Office over the past 12 years. She is also President of CONCORD: the European Confederation of Development NGOs.
She brings a passionate commitment to the fight for women’s rights, many years engagement in European campaigning and lobbying on poverty and rights and extensive experience in NGO governance and management at international level. EWL will be able to benefit from her experience, commitment, dynamism and skills for years ahead.
Until she takes on her position, the EWL Secretariat is coordinated by Pierrette Pape, Acting Coordinator of the EWL and former EWL Policy Officer.