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The University of Camilo José Cela (UCJC) and the Women for Africa Foundation will join forces via a collaboration agreement with the common aim of fostering education and achieving the utmost development possible in Africa.
The award, worth €2,500, goes to Felisa Nchama Alogo Abuy from Equatorial Guinea.  This time, the prize in the research work category was not awarded. Madrid, 31st October 2017. Mamá vino para quedarse (‘Mum has come to stay...
Madrid, 03.10.2017. UNESCO and the Women for Africa Foundation have signed a collaboration protocol in Paris which aims to foster gender equality, the empowerment of women and their leadership, particularly in Africa.
July 28, 2017. After the success of the two previous editions, the Women for Africa Foundation is launching the third edition of the “Science by Women” program. This program promotes the leadership of the African women dedicated to...
10th July, 2017. The Women for Africa Foundation was given recognition by the diplomatic entity Casa África in the Public Diplomacy category “for its work in raising awareness about the role of women in development in Africa”. The...
Bilbao, 4th July, 2017. The Biscay Provincial Government’s Department of Employment, Social Inclusion and Equality is going to back scholarships for three African women researchers, paying for them to stay for six months working in research...
Wednesday, 14th June, 2017. The Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África) will be holding its fifth WOMEN MAKE MOVIES event from 3rd to 7th July, dedicated to African women film directors, in the Sala Berlanga venue in Madrid. As usual...
Madrid, 9th June, 2017. Pedro Villena, the director of the Casa Árabe strategic centre for relations with the Arabic world, and María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, the president of the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por...
Thursday, 25th May, 2017. Once again this year, the Women for Africa Foundation (MxA) is celebrating Africa Day today, 25th May, with the photography contest “African Women in Spain”, which is now holding its fifth edition. This is one...
Tuesday, 23rd May, 2017. In order to raise awareness about the affliction of obstetric fistula, in 2013 the Women for Africa foundation (Mujeres por África) sponsored the publication of the novel “Take me to Farafangana" (“Ll...
The Women for Africa Foundation, with the backing of Banco Santander through Santander Universidades, is organizing the third Leadership, Governance and Globalization Forum at the prestigious university in New Haven, Connecticut. May 12, 2017. Women...