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New Haven, May 11th 2017. In May 2015, ten African women political leaders from five African countries inaugurated an area for debate at Yale University to delve into big global matters and reflect on leadership, improvement in governance and the...
The actress starring in I Am Not a Witch, the film directed by the Zambian filmmaker Rungano Nyoni, has won the award for best actress at the African Film Festival FCAT, an award sponsored by the Women for Africa Foundation. The jury at the 15th...
The prestigious Boston business school, Babson College, has bestowed the 2018 Lewis Institute Community Changemaker Award upon our president María Teresa Fernández de la Vega. This award, which was handed over by Babson’s...
There are two first prizes of 2,500 euros in the categories of narrative and research work. 23rd April, 2018. Once again this year, the Women for Africa Foundation (MxA) is joining in the commemoration of Africa Day with its “Africa with an...
Tuesday, 18th April. The Spanish Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries, Food and Environment (MAPAMA), Isabel García Tejerina, and the president of Women for Africa, María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, today signed a protocol for...
The agreement will be signed tomorrow by Bonet and Fernández de la Vega, with a talk. Madrid, 2nd April, 2018. The director of the Cervantes Institute, Juan Manuel Bonet, and the president of the Women for Africa Foundation, Mar...
Madrid, 9th March 2018. Accra, the capital of Ghana, will host next Sunday March 11th the inaugural reunion of the alumni of the Yale Forum for Strategic Impact, the first meeting in Africa of this innovative leadership forum. The Leadership Forum...
Madrid, 8th March, 2018. On International Women’s Day, this 8th March the women who work and collaborate with the Women for Africa Foundation will be supporting the feminist strike organised by the 8 M Commission, which has been called in over...
Madrid, 30th January, 2018. The Women for Africa Foundation and the NSIA Foundation (Nouvelle Société Interafricaine d’Assurance) have today signed a collaboration framework agreement by which the two entities will foster...
Madrid, 17th January. The Spanish Professional Medical Associations Organisation (Organización Médica Colegial, OMC), through its Foundation for International Cooperation (FCOMCI), has signed a collaboration agreement with the...
Madrid, 16th January. María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, the president of Women for Africa, and Gloria Campos García de Quevedo, the founder and director of the event management school ISEMCO, today signed an agreement to...
Abdellah Doulfikar Mouatassim, winner of the fifth contest organised every year by the Women for Africa Foundation, with the shot “Cariño” (“Care”). The second prize is for the picture “Soledad” (“...