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Friday, 5th June, 2015. The Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África, MxA) welcomes the appointment yesterday of Ameenah Gurib-Fakim ​​as President of the Republic of Mauritius. The new president is a prestigious scientist and...
Madrid, 27th May.  Maria Teresa Fernandez de la Vega, president of Women For Africa, and Manuel José Lopez, president of the Conference of Rectors of Spanish Universities (CRUE), signed a collaboration agreement this afternoon at our...
Tuesday, 26th May 2015.  The director of the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Luis Serrano, and the president of the Women for Africa  Foundation, Maria Teresa Fernández de la Vega, this morning, at the CRG...
MxA holds its 3rd “African Women in Spain” photography contest In this second contest, there is a first prize of € 1,000 and another of € 500 for the runner-up photographer.
Thursday, 21st May, 2015. The president of the Women for Africa Foundation (MxA), Maria Teresa Fernandez de la Vega, and the director of the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Barcelona GSE), Teresa Garcia-Mila Lloveras, have signed a...
Wednesday, 20th May. The president of Women for Africa, Maria Teresa Fernandez de la Vega, and the director of the Anastasio de Gracia-Fitel (Agfitel) Foundation, Félix González Argüelles, this morning signed a framework agreement...
Tuesday, 19th May, 2015. The Women for Africa Foundation welcomes the peace agreement signed last Friday in Mali between the Bamako government and Tuareg separatists, and hopes that further dialogue and active collaboration from civil society may...
The initiative was organized by the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África) in collaboration with the prestigious university itself with the support of Banco Santander via Santander Universidades. It will be continued in coming...
Monday, 11th May, 2015. The president of Yale University, Peter Salovey, gave a lecture on leadership and emotional intelligence, a subject in which he has been one of the pioneering researchers. He did so at the seminar organized by the Women for...
The Foundation belonging to the UGT trade union bestows the 2014 Anastasio de Gracia award for "Labour and Society" to Women for Africa (MxA). This year’s other winners are the Spanish National Transplant Organization, the Spanish...
Thursday, 7th May, 2015. US Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro of the Democratic Party delivered a keynote address at the seminar Leadership, governance and globalization: Forum for strategic impact, organized by the Women for Africa Foundation at Yale...
The Women for Africa Foundation, with the support of Banco Santander, through Santander Universities, organizes a seminar with 10 African women leaders from 5 countries at the prestigious Yale University New Haven, Tuesday, May 5th 2015. Women...