Monique Villa

CEO, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Monique Villa is CEO of the Thomson Reuters Foundation and founder of TrustLaw. Since her appointment in 2008, she has transformed the company’s foundation, launching a number of groundbreaking programs that leverage the expertise of Thomson Reuters to trigger change and empower people across the world. Among them, TrustLaw, a global pro-bono service connecting NGOs and social enterprises with the best law firms around the world; and the annual Trust Women Conference. Under Villa, the Foundation's award-winning editorial team covers the world's underreported stories, emphasizing humanitarian relief, climate change, anti-corruption, women's rights and social innovation.

Videos/Audio of Monique Villa

It is estimated by Walk Free that 30 million men, women and children are held in forced labor and servitude. It is a $... See more
From human rights to economic opportunity, bold and rigorous thinking about gender equality can lead us to a safer,... See more
This panel will explore the current state of female empowerment in the Arab world in the wake of the Arab revolutions.... See more
The original definition of philanthropy is “the love ofhumankind.” Going back to the roots of this word, how areleading... See more
Even as the world’s population surpasses seven billion, conversations about sex, population, and reproductive health... See more