On 26 August 2020, BPW International held its first Virtual Global Candle Lighting Ceremony on the occasion of its 90th Anniversary. About 220 participants, including the executive, 2 Past International Presidents, Presidents of BPW Affiliates from Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and North America and the Caribbean and lots of BPW members world-wide. The event began with a speech from International President Amany Asfour. She then called for Presidents and members of BPW affiliates attending to give warm wish for BPW International 90th Anniversary and light the candle online. It was a heart warming and touching event. Happy 90th Anniversary. May BPW International continue our work to empower women for another century to come.
More than 80 participants from 24 countries: Australia, Brazil, Cayman Island, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, Egypt, France, Italy, Lebanon, Mexico, Morocco, Nepal, Nigeria, Philippines, Spain, St. Martin, Sudan, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, USA attended the BPW International Leaders’ Summit 2018 in New York.