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Madrid, 9th December, 2016. Next Tuesday 13th December in Madrid, the 2nd Conference on Women, Science, Technology and Innovation in Africa will be held. In addition to taking stock of the results obtained until now by the Women for Africa...
The Equatorial Guinean Julia Raquel Alene Ngomo Afang and the Cameroonian Lorraine Mbessa Ndzana have won first prize in the categories of story and investigative work. The award carries €2,500 for each of the winning works.
Tuesday, 22nd November, 2016. Women for Africa (Mujeres por África) has a new Director General: Marta Villa Hidalgo. She has a degree in Law from the University of Deusto, as well as a master’s in European Studies from the Catholic...
Friday, 21st October, 2016. The president of the Polytechnic University of Cartagena (UPCT), Alejandro Díaz, and our president, María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, today formalised a framework agreement that will enable...
Friday, 7th October, 2016. María Teresa Fernández de la Vega and the president of La Rioja University (UR), Julio Rubio García, have renewed the collaboration agreement between the two entities to give scholarships to African...
Madrid, 4th October, 2016. María Teresa Fernández de la Vega presented and moderated the panel discussion yesterday on analysing gender equality and its relationship with the media as part of the 1st Spain-Africa Journalists...
Madrid, 4th October, 2016. The president of the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África or MxA), María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, and the rector of the University of Cantabria (UC), Ángel Pazos, signed an...
The 2nd Development Policies Meeting has been organised by the Women for Africa Foundation, the Ramón Areces Foundation and the Complutense University. During the two days of work, prestigious international experts from the world of academia...
In Madrid on 27th and 28th September the next edition of Views is taking place, the International Meeting on Policies for Development organised by Women for Africa (Mujeres por África) in collaboration with the Complutense University and the...
Dar es-Salaam, Monday, 12th July, 2016. Green Voices was presented yesterday in the Tanzanian city of Dar es-Saalam. This is a project by the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África, MxA) thanks to which 15 of this country’s...
5th July, 2016. Yesterday was the inauguration of Women Make Movies, the film festival organised every year by Women for Africa (MxA) dedicated to the most recent African films made by women. In this fourth edition, which for the third consecutive...
Tuesday, 5th July, 2016. The president of the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África), María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, and the president of the European Foundation of Education for Employment (EuropEFE), Aldo Olcese...