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Mar 7, 2022

First Lady of Namibia, H.E. Monica Geingos, Receives DUSUSU Award for Second Time, Acknowledging Her Exceptional Contributions to Gender Development

The 2021 DUSUSU Award for the First Lady Category has been presented to Her Excellency Monica Geingos, the First Lady of Namibia. This remarkable achievement marks the first time in the history of the award that an individual from both the First Lady and Gender Minister categories has received the honor twice, with First Lady Monica Geingos previously securing the award in 2016.

The DUSUSU Award, known for its recognition and celebration of exceptional women leaders who have made significant contributions to their respective fields, acknowledges H.E. Monica Geingos for her exceptional work in gender development. Her commitment, dedication, and tireless efforts to champion gender equality and uplift women have set her apart as an exemplary figure not only in Namibia but across the globe.

Expressing her gratitude, First Lady Geingos humbly accepted the award and acknowledged the invaluable support of her devoted staff. She emphasized that their unwavering commitment and relentless hard work have made her efforts in the arena of gender development appear effortless.

The 2021 DUSUSU Award for the First Lady Category serves as a testament to First Lady Geingos' visionary leadership and unwavering commitment to promoting gender equality, women's empowerment, and social progress. Her exemplary achievements have not only inspired her fellow Namibians but have also gained global recognition.

The DUSUSU Award aims to highlight exceptional women leaders who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, innovation, and resilience in their respective realms. By recognizing remarkable individuals like First Lady Monica Geingos, the award encourages and motivates others to strive for excellence and create positive change within their communities.

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