Celebration of Women Diplomats
NY Celebration of Women Diplomats
Hosted by WFPG Member Geraldine Kunstadter

New York, NY—On April 30, 2013, the Women’s Foreign Policy Group held its annual Celebration of Women Diplomats at the home of WFPG Member Geraldine Kunstadter. The program honored the achievements of women representatives to the United Nations and consuls general. Honorees included the ambassadors of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Iceland, Grenada, Honduras, and Ireland. WFPG also recognized the deputy permanent representatives of Brazil, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malawi, Moldova, Norway, and the US, as well as consuls general representing Colombia, Cyprus, Serbia, Slovakia, and Venzuela.


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Host Geraldine Kunstadter and WFPG President Patricia Ellis greet Ambassador Dessima Williams of Grenada

  Ambassador Williams; Ambassador Mirsada Čolaković of Bosnia and Herzegovina; Ambassador Rosemary DiCarlo,
US UN DPR; and DPR Esther Chilenje-Nkhoma of Malawi

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Diplomats and guests listen as Patricia Ellis
recognizes honorees

  Patricia Ellis and Ambassador Anne Anderson of Ireland

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Ambassador Gréta Gunnarsdóttir of Iceland


Minister Marcela Ordoñez of Colombia speaks to guests

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Consul General Koula Sophianou of Cyprus, Patricia Ellis, and Deputy Consul General Laura Aghilarre of Italy

  Ketshidile Bafetanye and Counselor Faith Daniel
of Botswana with guests

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Patricia Ellis and Counselor Maisah Sobaihi of Saudi Arabia

  Sanja Zografska-Krsteska, DPR of Macedonia, and
Ambassador Tine Mørch Smith, DPR of Norway
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