Exclusive Baracko coin or medallion created by Ann in Greece

Exclusive Baracko coin or medallion created by Ann in Greece

  Ann in Greece, the talented jewelry designer behind the unique Barack coin is offering BWIE readers a 10% discount on the purchase price of a Baracko coin or medallion: http://bogift.tumblr.com/   I have one (see photo above) in silver and one in gold plate and LOVE THEM! I have given them as gifts to …

New Black British TV Sitcom Produced by Debra Odutuyo

New Black British TV Sitcom Produced by Debra Odutuyo

“MEET THE ADEBANJOS” – NEW BRITISH INDEPENDENT ONLINE SITCOM LAUNCHES SUNDAY JUNE 26TH Most production companies who want to get a sitcom onto television follow a set path. Have an idea. Make a pilot. Pitch it. And keep on pitching it. Hopefully it will get picked up. But what happens if, like TV Producer Debra …

What if an art festival was more like a music festival? Would you support art?

What if an art festival was more like a music festival? Would you support art?

6X6 for the arts – Keisha Bruce in France Keisha Bruce is working on an innovative fundraising project for artists and the arts. She says: “Anyone who wants to support the arts and perhaps score one of my original pieces at a special promotional price should check out our fundraising campaign: The linocut print I’m …

Les Indivisibles – French NGO fighting racism with humor and irony – Founded by Rokhaya Diallo

Les Indivisibles – French NGO fighting racism with humor and irony – Founded by Rokhaya Diallo

I attended a conference on minority leadership in Brussels and Rokhaya Diallo was a moderator of one of the panels. Attendees had come from across Europe and the US and I was in the company of some of the best and brightest of academia, politics and NGO’s. At the time I listened to Rokhaya Diallo …

Inna Modja, Songwriter and fashion blogger

Inna Modja, Songwriter and fashion blogger

Hat tip: Euromight Source: Italian Vogue The first two words that come to mind when thinking of Inna Modja are music and fashion. Her Facebook photo is a drawing that depicts her Vogue cover, in a comic-style version, with the words: “Inna Modja loves Vogue Africa. Pairs Fashion 2010.” Profession and passion make up the original that this …

Nominations are open for the 2011 Black Women in Europe™ Power List

Nominations are open for the 2011 Black Women in Europe™ Power List

Nominations are now open for the 2011 Black Women in Europe™ Power List. Leave your nominations along with a link to more information about your nominee here in the comments, or send that information to contact@blackwomenineurope.com. View last year’s Power List.

BWIE 2010 Power Lister Samata Angel has been named Global Campaign Director for Red Carpet Green Dress

BWIE 2010 Power Lister Samata Angel has been named Global Campaign Director for Red Carpet Green Dress

BWIE Power Lister Samata Angel has been made the global Campaign Director for the Red Carpet Green Dress. Following my recent win and time spent with Suzy Amis Cameron and James Cameron in LA I was offered the exciting position which will see me working on this global sustainable dress project for the exciting Oscars …

The Women’s Information Network (THE WIN) Announces  Global Women’s Summits 2011 in 12 Countries

The Women’s Information Network (THE WIN) Announces Global Women’s Summits 2011 in 12 Countries

The Women’s Information Network (THE WIN) Announces Global Women’s Summits 2011 in 12 Countries Come Learn, Listen, Share and Care! Global Women’s Summits, a division of The Women’s Information Network, is a longtime dream of Dr. Paula Fellingham, Founder and CEO of The WIN (www.theWINonline.com), author of best-selling Believe It! Become It! and international speaker. …

Sisters Sharing Knowledge – Love Your Hair!

Sisters Sharing Knowledge – Love Your Hair!

Lori van Echtelt from the Netherlands When I use the term “Love Your Hair!”, it has two meanings to me. One is to give a compliment to a person to tell them that you “love their hair!” and the second is more of a command, “Love Your Hair!”. Sometimes we do not appreciate something until …