WOMEN’S WORLD BANKING (WWB) – Leadership and Diversity Program for Regulators 2023

The Leadership and Diversity Program for Regulators 2023 is now accepting applications from individuals regardless of race and ethnicity

The program culminates with live or in-person capstone presentations highlighting the policy initiatives, progress and plans for making a difference in the lives of low-income women of each participating team.

In-person location:
Oxford Said Business School
Executive Education Campus
Oxford, England


Click here for more information about the program.

The senior official must complete the application: 
* Once accepted, each senior official participant will confirm their high potential woman leader nominee.

Senior official application eligibility

You must be:

  • An Executive, Deputy Governor or Senior Official from a central bank or other financial regulatory agency (e.g. banking, insurance, microfinance, pensions, etc.) in an emerging market;


  • Part of an executive/senior management team or lead a regulatory division

Eligibility for both participants

Senior officials and selected high-potential women leader participants must have:

  • Ability to commit to the program dates, including all virtual touchpoints, travel to the UK for an in-person workshop in Oxford, England
  • Commitment to develop and implement of a gender-inclusive policy
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English

Program Costs:

Fee: USD 8,000

The program fee includes participation for a team of two participants (senior official and high-potential woman leader) from your institution and covers tuition and course materials, executive coaching for senior officials and engagement in all peer activities. Expert advisory, accommodation, and most meals for the in-person week at Oxford, England. 

Participants must cover all travel to Oxford, England, and incidental expenses, such as flights, ground transportation, visas, insurance, additional meals, etc.

Limited scholarships are available. If you are eligible for a scholarship, we will let you know on review of your application.

Instructions for completing this application:

  1. The application must be completed by the senior official participant requesting admission to the program and include the name of the high-potential woman leader they are sponsoring  (to be confirmed pending acceptance into the program)
  2. Please answer “Not Applicable” where data is not available.
  3. The application should take approximately 10 minutes to complete.
  4. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, limited spots are available.
  5. Only completed applications will be considered.
  6. If you have any questions, email us at: [email protected]

WOMEN’S WORLD BANKING (WWB) – Leadership and Diversity Program for Regulators 2023