Women’s Leadership in Latin America

Latin America, with its history of female heads of state, seems to be a rising global leader in terms of notable women in top-level leadership roles. What is the region’s secret sauce? Does this phenomenon translate to the empowerment of women throughout Latin American societies? And are women rising to the top across sectors?

Find out the answers to these questions in our latest report, Women’s Leadership in Latin America: The Key to Growth and Sustainable Development. Written by Laura Albornoz Pollman, director of CODELCO and former minister for women’s issues in Chile, the report offers ground-breaking analysis and concrete recommendations for the public and private sectors – as well as the international community – to empower women across sectors in the region and beyond.

Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center

The Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center broadens understanding of regional transformations through high-impact work that shapes the conversation among policymakers, the business community, and civil society. The Center focuses on Latin America’s strategic role in a global context with a priority on pressing political, economic, and social issues that will define the trajectory of the region now and in the years ahead.