Delphine O.
Ambassador-at-large and Secretary General Generation Equality Forum (Beijing+25)

Delphine O is ambassador-at-large and Secretary General for the
Generation Equality Forum (Beijing+25). She leads the
organization of the largest international summit for women’s rights
since 1995, convened by UN Women and co-chaired by France and
She was previously a Member of Parliament for La République en
Marche, elected in Paris. A member of the Foreign Relations
Committee and chairwoman of the France-Iran friendship group at
the French National Assembly, she authored a report on the
strategic stakes in the South China Sea.
Delphine O graduated from the Ecole Normale Supérieure and the
Harvard Kennedy School. After working at the French embassy in
Seoul, the Consulate General in New York and the Stimson Center
in Washington, she moved to Iran and cofounded the information
website “Persian Letters”.
She is a French-American Young Leader 2019, Munich Young
Leader 2019, member of the Council at the Council on Foreign
Relations, member of the Strategic Orientation Board of the German
Marshall Fund France and a board member of IRIS (Institut des
Relations Internationales et Stratégiques).

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