As part of the Leadership Lab , Honours College students get the opportunity to organize a College Tour for The Aletta Jacobs Prize winner. On the evening before the prize-giving ceremony, a College Tour event will be organized in the prize winners honour. This event, based on the concept 'College Tour' on Dutch television, gives students the opportunity to interact with the prize winner of the Aletta Jacobs prize and ask questions about her life, achievements and political views.
2020 - Khadija Arib
The prize winner of the Aletta Jacobs Prize 2020 was Khadjia Arib. Khadija Arib (1960) was born in Morocco and moved to the Netherlands when she was 15 years old. Nowadays she is a Dutch politician of the Labour Party and serving as Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Netherlands since 2015.
2018 - Lilian Ploumen
On 8 March 2018, former minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, former chair of the PvdA party and current member of the Dutch Parliament, Lilianne Ploumen, received the Aletta Jacobs Prize 2018. This prize acknowledged her substantial contribution as a member of the World Bank Group’s (WBG) Advisory Council on Gender and Development from 2015 until 2017 and as creator of the 'She Decides' support fund. The 'She Decides' support fund is an international initiative to maintain essential facilities for women in the field of family planning.
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