In history-making first, the World Trade Organization will be led by a woman The two candidates on the shortlist are also both women of color.

For the first time in its history, the World Trade Organization will be helmed by a woman, with finalists for the role from Africa and Asia. The Geneva-based intergovernmental organization tasked with regulating global trade agreements announced Thursday that Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala of Nigeria and Yoo Myung-hee of South Korea were selected as the two finalists for the next director-general position.

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