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This initiative, organised by Women for Africa (Mujeres por África) in collaboration with Yale University and supported by Santander Bank through Santander Universities, comes to a close with a series of interviews with personalities in...
Women for Africa (MxA) is celebrating the Year of Cervantes with this initiative aimed at African women who write in Spanish. There are two first prizes of 2,500 euros in the categories of narrative and research work. The contest is part of a...
New Haven, April 15th 2016. A year ago, ten political leaders of five African countries launched in Yale a space for discussion to deepen global issues and think about leadership, improving governance and the need to strengthen our democracies from...
“Planet 50-50: step it up for gender equality” is the theme chosen this year by the UN
Madrid, 29th February, 2016. Green Voices was presented this morning in the Autonomous University of Madrid. This is a project that the Women for Africa Foundation is carrying out in collaboration with the academic institution and with the backing...
Presentation of the Women for Africa Foundation’s Green Voices project in collaboration with the Autonomous University of Madrid with the backing of Santander Bank through Santander Universidades. Fifteen Tanzanian women are coming to Madrid...
Brussels, Tuesday 22nd February, 2016. María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, the president of the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África or MxA), today met with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign...
Madrid, 5th February, 2016. The Women for Africa Foundation backs International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). The theme chosen by the United Nations for 2016 is “Meeting the new world goals by eliminating female...
Last October 27 of 2015 was celebrated the meeting 'African Women PeaceMakers in the Emilio Botín Foundation, summoned by the Women for Africa Foundation and the Elcano Real Institute. It was discussed about the participation of...
The image, taken by Asier Alcorta Hernández, shows an African lady in Zaragoza during her working day. Salvador Lorén is awarded second prize for “Yacine”.
I have had an experience recently that needs to be told to an “African woman” such as myself. You jokingly told Fêmi and me in Madrid that you now considered yourself to be like an African woman after collaborating for so long with...
The Women for Africa Foundation has been visited by Mr Alemu Bekele, Area Manager for Spain for the airline Ethiopian, who was accompanied by their general director, María Teresa de Dios. They were both welcomed by our president, María...