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Tuesday, 21st February, 2017. This academic year, the University of Malaga (UMA) has joined the scholarship programme for African women students fostered by the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África) in collaboration with Spanish...
Tuesday, 24th January, 2017. The Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África) together with the University of Granada and Red Hekima, with the backing of Santander Universidades, is launching a course for African businesswomen in an aim...
Tuesday, 24th January. The Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean, Mr Fathallah Sijilmassi, and our president signed a framework agreement this morning in Barcelona by which both entities state their intention to collaborate in joint...
Tuesday, 10th January. The Women for Africa Foundation’s Board of Trustees met this morning in Madrid. Chaired by María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, the meeting was also attended by Ana Botín, the President of Banco...
José Antonio Grueso Perogil has won the first prize with the image “Dreams in motion” Second prize goes to Mingo Venero for “Fashion designer from Angola”.
Madrid, Wednesday, 14th December, 2016. Supporting and lending visibility to the work of African women researchers, promoting their presence and prestige in the international scientific community, and fostering exchange and networking among women...
Madrid, 9th December, 2016. Next Tuesday 13th December in Madrid, the 2nd Conference on Women, Science, Technology and Innovation in Africa will be held. In addition to taking stock of the results obtained until now by the Women for Africa...
The Equatorial Guinean Julia Raquel Alene Ngomo Afang and the Cameroonian Lorraine Mbessa Ndzana have won first prize in the categories of story and investigative work. The award carries €2,500 for each of the winning works.
Tuesday, 22nd November, 2016. Women for Africa (Mujeres por África) has a new Director General: Marta Villa Hidalgo. She has a degree in Law from the University of Deusto, as well as a master’s in European Studies from the Catholic...
Friday, 21st October, 2016. The president of the Polytechnic University of Cartagena (UPCT), Alejandro Díaz, and our president, María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, today formalised a framework agreement that will enable...
Friday, 7th October, 2016. María Teresa Fernández de la Vega and the president of La Rioja University (UR), Julio Rubio García, have renewed the collaboration agreement between the two entities to give scholarships to African...
Madrid, 4th October, 2016. María Teresa Fernández de la Vega presented and moderated the panel discussion yesterday on analysing gender equality and its relationship with the media as part of the 1st Spain-Africa Journalists...