Dame Commander of the British Empire, Professor Henrietta L. Moore
Date: Friday, January 8, 2016
UN Women Regional Office for Asia Pacific is delighted to announce that feminist theorist, Professor Henrietta L. Moore, was made Dame Commander of the British Empire in the 2016 New Year Honours for services to social sciences. Professor Moore has been honoured in recognition of her contribution to the Social Sciences, and her services to business, policy and the arts. The Honours List notes her extensive empirical work focusing on gender, livelihood strategies, social transformation and development, as well as her recent work on global sustainable futures, virtual worlds and new technologies.
Professor Moore will join our Regional Office on 19-20 January 2016 to present on Cultural Transformation, Sustainability and Prosperity. This is the first international meeting she is attending as Dame Moore.