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AW Women Series : Meet Olabintan Odunola Abiodun, A Crusader For Preventive Medicine Among Young People

AW Women Series : Meet Olabintan Odunola Abiodun, A Crusader For Preventive Medicine Among Young People

 Above Whispers Women Series is aimed at showcasing women who are crusading for vulnerable girls and women in the society. It’s a platform for these women {crusaders} to share their journey with women around the world and inspire them. On this platform, we love to share stories of inspiring  women because we know that women […]

Mother & Child Program Selects 17 African Social Entrepreneurs

Mother & Child Program Selects 17 African Social Entrepreneurs

The programme has selected 17 African social entrepreneurs who will benefit from training and mentorship aimed at improving maternal and/or child health outcomes GE ( GE.com) and Santa Clara University’s Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship (SCU.edu/MillerCenter) launched the healthymagination Mother and Child Programme to accelerate health innovations in nine African countries The programme has selected […]

Disrupting Business As Usual: Let’s Make The Fashion Industry A Force For Good

Disrupting Business As Usual: Let’s Make The Fashion Industry A Force For Good

Editor’s note: Cynthia McKinney Drayton leads global partnerships at Ashoka in support of social entrepreneurs throughout the world. Before coming to Ashoka, Cynthia founded and built a children’s and ladies’ apparel business, through which she had the privilege of working with women in rural villages, helping them transfer their indigenous craft and handwork skills to […]