Margaret Kadi’s Project Sierre Leone straight out of London

Margaret Kadi’s Project Sierre Leone straight out of London

I have started a venture called ‘Project Sierra Leone‘ and it is all about empowering the women of Sierra Leone. I was born in Sierra Leone but have been living in the UK for the last 17 years. I recently went back for a visit after all this time and was blinded by the colours …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – France 7 – Tanya in Transition

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – France 7 – Tanya in Transition

Transatlantic move and wedded bliss. That’s my story. I left my job of 13 years to find happiness and self-fulfillment in France. My blog is about what follows! For as long as I can remember, I’ve been obsessed with France and most things French. Included in this list is French food. Yes, the quintessential icon …

Afro Hair Celebreation: My Nappy Roots, the movie

Afro Hair Celebreation: My Nappy Roots, the movie

SATURDAY 26 MARCH 3:45 pm Rio Cinema, Dalston My Nappy Roots – A Journey Through Black Hair-itage   by Regina Kimbell Doc, 80 min, USA, 2006 MY NAPPY ROOTS is the definitive exploration of African-American hair – the politics, the culture and the history. Produced before Chris Rock’s GOOD HAIR, it was at the centre …

Safia Otokoré is the Vice President of the Regional Counsel of Bourgogne

Safia Otokoré is the Vice President of the Regional Counsel of Bourgogne

Safia Otokoré’s parents came from Somalia when they took refuge in Djibouti in the mid sixties. She grew up in Djibouti and became a track and field athlete, representing her Country. A scholarship gave her the opportunity to further her studies in Dakar and Abidjan. She later married the well-known soccer player Didier Otokoré and …

Taking Care of Business in Denmark 2 – Claire Requa’s Accent is Design for the home and body

Taking Care of Business in Denmark 2 – Claire Requa’s Accent is Design for the home and body

Accent was originally opened in Copenhagen in 1997 and started out in a colourful part of, Copenhagen, Nørrebro, on a little side street as an experience – a unique workshop/boutique – appropriately named ACCENT. Customers found zany painted furniture, exciting lamps, stylish room dividers and other unique home accessories, and interior solutions, all specially created …

Sisters Sharing Knowledge – What if your event costs you 0 euro ?

Sisters Sharing Knowledge – What if your event costs you 0 euro ?

Laura Bazile From France As an event planner or as a business owner, you can easily imagine using your communications skills, social media and network to create an event and … cut the costs? Creating your event with 0 euro There is now an amazing bunch of applications allowing you to create events, with no …

Sisters Sharing Knowledge – Three Online Marketing Strategies that will help you make money online

Sisters Sharing Knowledge – Three Online Marketing Strategies that will help you make money online

From Diane Corriette in England I loved Wonder Woman growing up! The way she dogged bullets with her heavy metal bracelets and the way she used her magical golden lasso to get the truth out of people. Building a business on the internet you have to know how to stay out of the way of …

Proud Network Sponsor – 360 Entrepreneurship Summit in Malmö

Proud Network Sponsor – 360 Entrepreneurship Summit in Malmö

UPDATE: Event canceled NEW DATES: 16-18 September 2011 360 Entrepreneurship Summit for women – Malmö, Sweden 16-18 September 2011 ”360 perspectives: using passion and purpose to connect and grow your business” Are you a passionate, creative and committed woman entrepreneur who wants to make most of your potential in business? If the answer is yes, …

Huguette Fatna is a Central Committee Member of the National Front Party in France

Huguette Fatna is a Central Committee Member of the National Front Party in France

FN Party Bio: Born August 8, 1952 Divorced, 1 child Occupation: Parliamentary Assistant Mandate: Alsace Regional Advisor (March 2010) Functions Front: Member of Political Bureau Member of Central Committee First membership FN: In 1981 Decoration: Flame of Honor of the National Front Passions, interests outside of politics: Reading, music. Huguette Fatna Front NationalUploaded by MD12. …

Alesha Dixon is a singer and philanthropist in Britain

Alesha Dixon is a singer and philanthropist in Britain

Source: Alesha’s website n 2000, the female vocal group (with members Alesha Dixon, Su-Elise Nash, Zena McNally and Sabrina Washington) known as Mis-teeq took Britain by storm with their debut single, “Why?” The single was originally an R&B-style tune, but with the aid of garage exponent Matt “Jam” Lamont, a remix was born which became …

Steffi Jones is President of the organising committee of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Steffi Jones is President of the organising committee of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Hat tip: Euromight Source: Steffi Jones’ website (translated from German): ABOUT ME Stephanie Ann Jones (born 22.12.1972 in Frankfurt am Main) I am the daughter of a U.S. soldier and a German mother. I have an older and a younger brother, but the family doesn’t end there because now my older brother became a father, …

Sisters sharing knowledge – Building your business around your purpose

Sisters sharing knowledge – Building your business around your purpose

From England Over the previous weeks I have spoken about creating products that will make you money based on what you know – but the one thing I have found is that when I create products based on just making money they usually end up being products that make money for a while and then …

Melinda Victoria Elvenes – Miss Norway 2010 (Frøken Norge 2010) and Miss Universe Contestant

Melinda Victoria Elvenes – Miss Norway 2010 (Frøken Norge 2010) and Miss Universe Contestant

Melinda Victoria was born to a norwegian father and a motswana mother. After living in Botswana for the first 12 years of her life she moved to Norway ,where she is currently living. Melinda soon became a Collaborationstudent at the respected Norwegian Opera and Ballet School. She fell more in love with the art of …