Living Ancestors: A tribute in portraits and stories to the world’s oldest woman and other Caribbean centenarian women

Living Ancestors: A tribute in portraits and stories to the world’s oldest woman and other Caribbean centenarian women

1 April – 31 July 2009 in London The exhibition This is an exhibition of portraits of women over the age of 100 from the island of Dominica, including the world’s oldest woman Ma Pampo who was 126 years old when she was drawn. Accompanying the portraits are stories recorded by the artist, as she …

Professional Sisters in Stockholm:  XING Stockholm Networking Event

Professional Sisters in Stockholm: XING Stockholm Networking Event

You are invited to come and network with your peers and members of the official XING Stockholm Group In Real Life: https://www.xing.com/events/320148/description When: 14 April, 17.30-19.30 Where: Scandic Malmen, Götgatan 49–51, 102 66, Stockholm, Sweden Bring your business cards, a good attitude and at least one business question you would like answered. As the list …

SisterhoodTV is Looking for a European Correspondent

SisterhoodTV is Looking for a European Correspondent

Sisterhood TV is looking for a European correspondent: We are currently looking for a European Black Woman (we don’t mind which country she comes from) to be involved with the show on a weekly basis as our ‘Global News Correspondent’. We already have a correspondent from the USA and are also looking for someone in …

Titilayo Rachel Adedokun – Opera, Jazz and Musicals Performer in Germany

Titilayo Rachel Adedokun – Opera, Jazz and Musicals Performer in Germany

Soprano Titilayo Rachel Adedokun received a bachelor and a master of music in voice from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and a bachelor of arts in English from Judson College in Marion, Alabama, USA. She was a 1996/97 recipient of The Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholarship to Milan, Italy, where she lived for five …

European Green’s Election Congress Call for Bloggers

European Green’s Election Congress Call for Bloggers

Hat tip to Marian Douglas: “Do you want to blog live from the European Greens’ Election Congress in the heart of Brussels, in the European Parliament? Capture insights from behind the scenes? The EGP will invite 3 bloggers to the upcoming Election Congress of the European Greens on 27th and 28th of March. The EGP …

Gladys Del Pilar, Caterer and Singer in Sweden

Gladys Del Pilar, Caterer and Singer in Sweden

Gladys moved to Sweden from Ecuador when she was a child. She is a former member of the singing group Afro-Dite that won the Swedish Melodifestivalen in 2002 and represented Sweden in the EuroVision song contest in Tallin that year. Gladys also competed in the Melodiefestivalen in 1994 and again in 2004. She had many …

Don’t Forget Your Nominations For The 100 Black European Women in Leadership Book and Award

Don’t Forget Your Nominations For The 100 Black European Women in Leadership Book and Award

Get your nomination form: http://www.blackwomencenter.org/ Call for Nomination for the book “100 Black European Women in Leadership” and the “Black European Leadership Award – BELA 2009” The need to highlight, raise awareness on and to celebrate achievements and successes of Black European Women from a self-empowerment perspective has been repeated on several occasions. It is …

1st Quarter Issue of Black Expat Magazine is Online

1st Quarter Issue of Black Expat Magazine is Online

Q1 March 2009 : • Expat Interview: Lesley-Anne Brown – Denmark • Chuck Johnson – Kickin’ Butt in Japan • Sokari Ekine – A Nigerian in London • Back in the Day: Black Emigrants & Expats in early 20th century South Africa • Re-launch Special 2009 – Camille Acey – Living in Wheelville: Slovenia See …

Diva Cruz – Professional percussionist  and DJ in Sweden

Diva Cruz – Professional percussionist and DJ in Sweden

Diva Cruz Bio taken from: http://www.divacruz.com/ Since she is a professional percussionist, Diva Cruz uses percussion while spinning records. She has been playing drums since she was little, first in children’s orchestras and later as a percussionist in various salsa bands in Colombia, where she grew up. Look for Cruz performing with Rigo in the “second …

1st African Diaspora and Continental Women in Leadership Conference

1st African Diaspora and Continental Women in Leadership Conference

This Conference is organised by INGO Third Sector Resource USA, in collaboration with the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus as part of the international Women’s Week Celebrations Dates: April 28th – 30th 2009 Venue: Georgia World Congress Centre 285 Andrew Young International Boulevard Atlanta, GA 30313 Theme: Towards meaningful Global Partnership and Dialogue Brief Meaningful and …