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Brussels, Tuesday 22nd February, 2016. María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, the president of the Women for Africa Foundation (Mujeres por África or MxA), today met with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign...
Madrid, 5th February, 2016. The Women for Africa Foundation backs International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). The theme chosen by the United Nations for 2016 is “Meeting the new world goals by eliminating female...
Last October 27 of 2015 was celebrated the meeting 'African Women PeaceMakers in the Emilio Botín Foundation, summoned by the Women for Africa Foundation and the Elcano Real Institute. It was discussed about the participation of...
The image, taken by Asier Alcorta Hernández, shows an African lady in Zaragoza during her working day. Salvador Lorén is awarded second prize for “Yacine”.
I have had an experience recently that needs to be told to an “African woman” such as myself. You jokingly told Fêmi and me in Madrid that you now considered yourself to be like an African woman after collaborating for so long with...
The Women for Africa Foundation has been visited by Mr Alemu Bekele, Area Manager for Spain for the airline Ethiopian, who was accompanied by their general director, María Teresa de Dios. They were both welcomed by our president, María...
Signing by SEIMC, the SEIMC-GESIDA Foundation and the Women for Africa Foundation. Madrid, 26th November, 2015.- The Spanish Society of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology (SEIMC), the SEIMC-GESIDA Foundation and the Women for Africa...
Wednesday, 25th November, 2015. Today, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the president of the Women for Africa Foundation, Maria Teresa Fernandez de la Vega, sent a message asking all governments and national and...
20th November, 2015. The President of Women for Africa Foundation (Fundación Mujeres por África) today dedicated the award she received from Esport Solidari (Solidarity Sport) to the victims of the Bamako bombing and to the...
The entities will design and implement projects aimed at promoting African development via women. The first project, Green Voices, will be carried out in Tanzania in collaboration with the Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). Madrid, 18th...
Wednesday, 18th November. The President of the Parliament of the Canary Islands, Carolina Darias, and the President of Women For Africa (Mujeres por África or MxA), Maria Teresa Fernandez de la Vega, yesterday signed a framework agreement at...
Her Majesty the Queen presided over the Women for Africa Foundation’s annual event, with the President of Liberia present. 17th November, 2015. Yesterday, the Women For Africa Foundation’s annual event took place in Madrid, this time...