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Women’s Climate Leadership Is Paramount To The Urgency Of Climate Change Report

Women’s Climate Leadership Is Paramount To The Urgency Of Climate Change Report

 The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, which arrived thunderously in October, concludes that we have only 12 years remaining to transform our energy systems and ways of living to limit the worst effects of climate change. The IPCC report stands as the loudest clarion call yet from global climate scientists, stating that […]

Female Ministers Applaud President Over Appointments

Female Ministers Applaud President Over Appointments

Newly-appointed female ministers have hailed President Mnangagwa’s decision to increase the number of women in Cabinet as a positive development and an affirmation of his commitment to gender parity. There are six female ministers in the new Cabinet, up from the previous four, an increase which translates to about 30 percent representation of women in […]

My People Go To Bed Hungry – Jasmine Crowe

My People Go To Bed Hungry – Jasmine Crowe

When you hear Jasmine Crowe speak, you are reminded that so many of the truly great innovators and pioneers (and revolutionaries too, for that matter) have been people who simply refuse to accept the unacceptable. To Jasmine, it is unacceptable that tens of millions of Americans go to bed hungry at night while 72 billion […]

Walking Down The Path Of Women Leadership – Sharing The Untold Stories

Walking Down The Path Of Women Leadership – Sharing The Untold Stories

It’s a great privilege to be here today, my thanks to the International SHEROES Forum, the SHEROES Foundation, the sponsors, and to Maxine and Flossy Menson. My name is Riva Levinson. I am President and CEO of KRL International LLC, a Washington, D.C.-based consultancy that operates in the world’s emerging markets promoting democracy, development, and […]

The Controversy Behind Women Leadership – They Aren’t Ready To Let It Sync

The Controversy Behind Women Leadership – They Aren’t Ready To Let It Sync

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, a report has shown that majority of Nigerians do not trust women to be elected as leaders. Almost half of those that commented said men made better leaders and should be elected instead of women. This was contained in a recent Afrobarometer Survey conducted by CLEEN Foundation and released […]

Women In Leadership Positions Are Super Role Models To Every Woman – Mrs Fazila Jeewa-Daureeawoo

Women In Leadership Positions Are Super Role Models To Every Woman – Mrs Fazila Jeewa-Daureeawoo

To achieve long-term change, we need to create a shift in the thinking of the future generation by changing the way we socialise them so that we will build a society that has greater recognition for gender equality. We should instil the idea that men and women are entitled to equal rights and that women’s […]

Britain To Put Women At Heart Of Peace Work In Iraq, Nigeria And South Sudan

Britain To Put Women At Heart Of Peace Work In Iraq, Nigeria And South Sudan

Britain announced on Tuesday it would be putting girls and women at the heart of its work to end conflict in nine countries including Iraq, Nigeria and South Sudan. “Empowering women and girls … improves peace and stability, economic growth and poverty reduction,” senior ministers said in a National Action Plan on Women, Peace and […]

Women Can Be Nigerian President If…

Women Can Be Nigerian President If…

A Professor of Sociology at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Tukur Baba says a woman is capable of emerging as the President of Nigeria, if given the chance. The Don said this in Sokoto on Wednesday when he presented a paper‎ entitled, “Women in Conflict Situation in Nigeria” at a two-day National Conference for Directors […]

So What Is Holding You Back?

So What Is Holding You Back?

So many of the things that hold us back are unknown to us. But they are known to the people who we interact with. How many times have you tried to sort out a mis-understanding with someone, a friend or colleague, only to find that the impressions they have of you and your communication style […]

Tanzania: Women Present Land Ownership Demands To Government

Tanzania: Women Present Land Ownership Demands To Government

Women yesterday presented to the government their charter of demands concerning land ownership and management of natural resources. The demands are aimed at pressuring decision-makers to take action in addressing the plight of rural women on issues related to land ownership. The demands were presented to the Commissioner of Lands. According to the charter, the government […]

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