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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...
Madrid, 4th October, 2016. The president of the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África or MxA), María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, and the rector of the University of Cantabria (UC), Ángel Pazos, signed an...
The 2nd Development Policies Meeting has been organised by the Women for Africa Foundation, the Ramón Areces Foundation and the Complutense University. During the two days of work, prestigious international experts from the world of academia...
In Madrid on 27th and 28th September the next edition of Views is taking place, the International Meeting on Policies for Development organised by Women for Africa (Mujeres por África) in collaboration with the Complutense University and the...