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WOW Global 24 - Local Partner Thanks

Thanks to the following Local Channel curators and supporters.


Australia was curated by WOW Australia/Of One Mind.

Leigh Tabrett Chair, Of One Mind

Cathy Hunt Executive Director, Of One Mind, Executive Producer WOW Australia

Sandra Phillips Board Director, Of One Mind

Jo Pratt Senior Producer, WOW Australia

Julie Baikie General Manager, WOW Australia

Nadia Jade Administration Officer, WOW Australia

Phil Gibb Cameraman/Editor, WOW Australia

Michelle Reddy Fund Manager, Fiji Women’s Fund

WOW Australia acknowledges the following for their support:

Principal Partner

Queensland Government via Tourism Events Queensland

Strategic Partners

Griffith University


Major Event Partners

Government of Canada / Gouvernement du Canada

TAFE Queensland

Event Partners


ActionAid Australia


Community Services Industry Association (CSIA)

Fiji Women’s Fund


Queensland Nurses and Midwives Union (QNMU)

QUT Creative Enterprises

Sage Hotel James Street

Screen Queensland

Telstra Enterprise Queensland


Brazil was curated by Redes De Mares and WOW Rio.


Eliana Sousa Silva

Redes da Maré

Research and Content

Maíra Gabriel

João Aleixo

Gisele Martins

Production Manager

Geisa Lino


Bia Policicchio

Production London

Renata Peppl (People's Palace Projects)

Filming and Editing

Drika Oliveira

Local filming

Douglas Lopes (Rio de Janeiro - RJ)

Safira Moreira (Salvador - BA)

Lucas Cirillo (São Paulo - SP)


Luciana Bento

Ana Paula Carvalho


Bruna Montuori

Bia Rustichelli


India was curated by Jagriti -Women Center of Excellence.

Programme lead: Gauri Sharma Tripathi

Video Editor: Isha Tripathi


Malaysia was curated by WOW Malaysia.

Programmers: Ivy Josiah, Marina Mahathir & Rozana Isa

Middle East

The Middle East was curated by Across Red Lines.

Programmer: Manal Omar


Nigeria was curated by Ake Arts and Book Festival:

Lola Shoneyin - Director, Ake Arts and Book Festival

Chiebuka Obumselu - Acting Administrative Manager, Ake Arts and Book Festival

South Asia

South Asia was curated by British Council. Who would like to thanks:

British Council teams globally for their support

Their partners in Bangladesh - CCD Bangladesh and Mongol Deep Foundation

British Council Pakistan:

Ahsan Abbas, Laila Jamil, Talha Mufti, Khadija Hussaini, Maheen Siddiqui

British Council Bangladesh:

Ifra Iqbal, Nahin Idris, Maliha Raisa

British Council Nepal:

Nhooja Tuladhar, Nischal Oli

British Council Sri Lanka:

Manisha Ruwanpathirana

British Council Comms:

Anushka Seth, Harriet Guest

British Council South Asia:

Dana Macleod, Jill Richens

And from Nepal, a special shout-out to Pradhanya Yonzon and Saras Sthapit Shrestha for their support in video editing and Ken Subedi for the subtitling


Turkey was curated by British Council.

Esra A. Aysun WOW Istanbul Curator, Head of Arts Turkey, British Council

Su BaşbuğuWOW Istanbul Executive Producer, Arts Manager Turkey, British Council

Ülker UncuWOW Istanbul Advisory Board Member

Özlem EceWOW Istanbul Advisory Board Member

Rumeysa Çamdereli WOW Istanbul Advisory Board Member

Asena Günal WOW Istanbul Advisory Board Member

Elif CemalWOW Istanbul Music Producer

Zeynep Aybar WOW Istanbul Teams Assistant, Arts Assistant Turkey, British Council

Cansu Ataman BilgiçSpecial thanks for her support, Arts Manager Turkey, British CounciL


The UK was curated by WOW Bradford.

WOW Bradford programmer: Saliha Rubani


USA was curated by WOW USA.

Executive Producer Maricka Oglesby, India

Co-Chair India Gary-Martin

Co-Chair Pat Mitchell