Angélica Fuentes, Founder of the Angélica Fuentes Foundation for women's empowerment

International businesswoman and change-maker Angélica Fuentes shared her expertise and current projects addressing economic equality issues faced by women at an event at Georgetown University. She spoke with Women on the Map further about her thoughts and experiences from her successful 30+ year career.

Laura Chinchilla, first female president of Costa Rica

Laura Chinchilla worked her way to the pinnacle of her political career, being elected the first female president of the nation of Costa Rica, by never letting gender biases knock her down. After an event on women in politics at Georgetown University, President Chinchilla discussed the challenges for and advantages of women in political leadership positions.