An evening of celebration dedicated to the Greek International women who excel worldwide for their professional achievements.

2nd GIWA ceremony powered by Aphrodite Hills: 14 Greek women have received their award in a celebration dedicated to the women who excel worldwide for their professional achievements. An evening full of inspiration, success and emotion.

The Opening address of the impressive award ceremony that was broadcast by ERT WORLD and was streamed on ERTFLIX, was given by H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic Ms. Katerina Sakellaropoulou.

The presenter of the ceremony was the renowned journalist Emi Livaniou, who has been supporting the GIWA institution since its foundation.
Judges and supporters had the opportunity to present the winners and their work while they, themselves, spoke about their journey, their achievements, and the importance of the GIWA award. The two honorary awards that were not part of the competition were given to two leading Greek women with great international impact, Katerina Belefanti-Sofianou won the International Recognition award and Katerina Kounalaki won the Lifetime Achievement award. The awards were honored by the presence of the Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Affairs, Maria Syregela and the Secretary General for Greeks Abroad and Public Diplomacy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Giannis Chrysoulakis.
The renowned composer Evanthia Reboutsika participated in the big celebration and the audience had the opportunity to enjoy her music as well.
We invite you to become part of our celebration by uploading a post or story on social media using the hashtags #shareyourstory and #GIWAwards.