Malorie Blackman – Powerful woman

Malorie Blackman – Powerful woman

Malorie Blackman – UK – Literature – Award Winning Writer Ms. Blackman has won 19 literary prizes for her books written for children and teenagers. She has also written a play and TV scripts and original dramas for CITV and BBE Education.   <A HREF=”http://ws.amazon.co.uk/widgets/q?rt=tf_ssw&ServiceVersion=20070822&MarketPlace=GB&ID=V20070822%2FGB%2Fblawomineur-21%2F8003%2F80204222-0e62-4821-af2f-f346e5a2aa01&Operation=NoScript”>Amazon.co.uk Widgets</A> http://www.malorieblackman.co.uk

Urszula Bhebhe – Powerful woman

Urszula Bhebhe – Powerful woman

Urszula Bhebhe – Poland – Athletics- Poland’s first black athletic champion Urszula Bhebhe has made her mark as Poland’s first black athletics champion. It is estimated that blacks make up 4,000 of Poland’s 38 million citizens. In February Bhebhe won gold in the 60-metre hurdles at Polish indoor championships with a time of 8.43 seconds. …

Andrea Adams – Powerful woman

Andrea Adams – Powerful woman

Andrea Adams – Italy – Media – Co-founder of Travelista TV and creator of The Velvet Circle Ms. Adams is the Cultural Enthusiast and co-founder of Travelista TV, an online travel channel. With her travel partner, she executive produces travel segments in exotic locales and hosts entertainment/red carpet interviews for AOL, BET.com and TVOne online. She …

Saidah Baba Talibah – (S)CREAM – First London Show

Saidah Baba Talibah – (S)CREAM – First London Show

FIRST EVER LONDON LIVE SHOWS: 5 December – Rich Mix (Bethnal Green) | 6 December – The Windmill (Brixton) | 9 December – Cherry Cool (Westbourne Grove) “…personal, full of complex, visceral emotions and mature themes… a breath of fresh air compared to so many callow R&B sentiments.” AOL Spinner On December 5th 2011, Toronto rock-soul songstress Saidah Baba Talibah releases her electrifying debut single (S)Cream. With her powerful vocals, …

BMH UK’s The Solution Magazine uncovers the legacy of a hidden history

BMH UK’s The Solution Magazine uncovers the legacy of a hidden history

The endorsement by Lord Toby Harris chair of the Government’s Independent Advisory Panel on Deaths in Custody, of the latest edition of The Solution Magazine, confirms the needs for this issue to be made as much a priority across government departments as it is across the community. BMH UK’s second edition of the online The …

Sisters sharing knowledge – Communities’ secrets you will tell your best friend about

Sisters sharing knowledge – Communities’ secrets you will tell your best friend about

From Laura Bazile in France In recent contribution to BWIE™, I chose to define online communities in key points: making things clearer about what you may look for on joining a community, pitfalls to avoid if you (could be with a business partner) are planning to create yours. Grasping the essence of an online community …

Global Entrepreneurship Week – Caroline Marsh, Successful Entrepreneur and Secret Millionaire launches new initiative to aid new entrepreneurs

Global Entrepreneurship Week – Caroline Marsh, Successful Entrepreneur and Secret Millionaire launches new initiative to aid new entrepreneurs

Black Women in Europe™: 2010 Power List – A List of Our Own© lister, Caroline Marsh, continues to inspire and help others realize their business dreams in the UK. She’s one of Britain’s successful female entrepreneurs, and now one-time airline stewardess Caroline Marsh has been sharing the secrets of her success with some business stars …

Christine Ohuruogu – Olympic and former World and Commonwealth Champion

Christine Ohuruogu – Olympic and former World and Commonwealth Champion

Source: Wikipedia Christine Ijeoma Ohuruogu MBE is an English athlete, who specialises in the 400 metres; the event for which she is the current Olympic and former World and Commonwealth Champion. Her victory in the Beijing Games was the 50th gold medal for Great Britain in Athletics at the Olympics. Ohuruogu’s Personal Best of 49.61 …

The African Princess in Brighton – Sarah Forbes Bonetta

The African Princess in Brighton – Sarah Forbes Bonetta

Source: blackhistory.org.uk Miss Sarah Forbes Bonetta, a West African of royal blood, was orphaned in a brutal massacre in her home country at the age of eight. She was captured and later given to Queen Victoria who, impressed by the girl’s natural regal manner and exceptional intelligence, was pleased to give her sanction to be …

6th Meeting of the European Integration Forum: The involvement of countries of origin in the integration process

6th Meeting of the European Integration Forum: The involvement of countries of origin in the integration process

Participants of the 6th Meeting of the European Integration Forum: The involvement of countries of origin in the integration process were representatives from 22 European organizations, members of the European Economic & Social Committee, national contacts points of integrations, members of the European Parliament, European Commissioners and representatives of national organizations from 26 countries. During …

Italy – African Film Festival by Nigrizia

Italy – African Film Festival by Nigrizia

From “Rassegna” to Festival: the African cinema in Verona Verona has been the first city in Italy to propose a focus on African cinema and, for the first time, it was the municipality of Verona that promoted in 1970 “Il cinema africano” during the 2nd International cinema week at the Cinema Filarmonico. In 1981, Nigrizia, magazine from …

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2011 – A List of Our Own©

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2011 – A List of Our Own©

2010 List | 2012 List | 2013 List Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2011 – A List of Our Own© In 2010 the Black Women in Europe™ Blog released its first Power List naming 58 women across Europe in 6 categories. The 2011 list names 35 women in 9 categories: Athletics, Entrepreneurship & Business, Law, Lifestyle, …

black and (A)broad, too – Interview with Black Women in Europe Founder Adrianne George, Part II

black and (A)broad, too – Interview with Black Women in Europe Founder Adrianne George, Part II

Welcome to “black and abroad, too“, a program that inspires today’s black woman to travel abroad created by Carolyn Vines. Listen in and find out who the program is for, what it intends to achieve, why she created it and how she’ll get her message across. Editors note: Carolyn Vines in the creator of the …

Women who wear make-up are precieved as trustworthy

Women who wear make-up are precieved as trustworthy

This study was conducted by Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Procter & Gamble Beauty & Grooming, Procter & Gamble Cosmetics, and the Department of Computer Sciences. Excerpt from study abstract Research on the evolution of signaling has shown that animals frequently alter visual features, including color cues, to attract, intimidate or …

Are you ready for the black and (A)broad challenge?

Are you ready for the black and (A)broad challenge?

Carolyn Vines wants to know if you are ready for the black and (A)broad challenge. Are you dreaming of a life abroad? Read on and dream no longer. Serendipity As a result of my blogging efforts, two beautiful things happened. Firstly, I discovered a remarkable network of black (and international) women. Not only have we …