The 2023 winner of the Incredible Impacts Programme, jointly organized by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) and BestCities Global Alliance, is the Associated Country Women of the World (ACWW).
Recognized for their outstanding impact over the past year, ACWW spearheaded the first Women’s Empowerment Summit in Khovd Province, Mongolia, bringing together over 300 survivors of domestic violence for training, support activities, and community-building initiatives. Their innovative approach, characterized by passion, education, and creativity, has set a new industry standard. ACWW will be awarded $20,000 USD to support future projects, and their case study at the 62nd ICCA Congress in Bangkok aims to inspire other associations to push boundaries for positive and lasting global impact.
Senthil Gopinath highlights the program’s ability to effect life-changing outcomes
Loren Christie, Managing Director of BestCities Global Alliance, applauds ACWW’s leadership in societal impact, emphasizing the transformative potential of meetings. Senthil Gopinath, CEO of ICCA, highlights the program’s ability to effect life-changing outcomes, showcasing the influence associations can wield in challenging the unacceptable and advocating for positive change.
The Associated Country Women of the World is congratulated for their exceptional work, with recognition also extended to finalists, The British Society of Soil Science, and The European Cyclists’ Federation. For more information, visit bestcities.net and incredibleimpacts.com.