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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” (“...
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...