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Luisa Diogo became the first female Prime Minister of Mozambique in 2004. Having studied economics, she previously worked as the Minister of Planning and Finance, the National Budget Director of Mozambique’s Finance Ministry, and a World Bank officer. Diogo also works passionately for the improvement of women’s rights throughout Mozambique and Africa as a whole. She is a member of a variety of organizations focused on these issues including the Network of Women Ministers and Parliamentarians (MUNIPA) and the Council of Women World Leaders.

Domain: Politics; History; Category: International politics; African history

Luisa Diogo est devenu le premier premier ministre féminin du Mozambique en 2004. Après avoir étudié l'économie, elle a travaillé auparavant comme le ministre de la planification et des finances, le Directeur National du Budget du ministère des finances du Mozambique et un agent de la Banque mondiale. Diogo travaille également avec passion pour l'amélioration des droits des femmes dans tout le Mozambique et l'Afrique dans son ensemble. Elle est membre de diverses organisations axées sur ces questions, y compris le réseau des femmes ministres et parlementaires (MUNIPA) et le Conseil des femmes chefs.

Domain: Politics; History; Category: International politics; African history

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