Justine Mutale’s Invitation to the Official Opening of the International Women’s Centre (IWC)

Justine Mutale’s Invitation to the Official Opening of the International Women’s Centre (IWC)

To: Black Women in Europe From: Justine Mutale   Re: Exciting news! I am delighted to share with you the exciting news that I have been appointed Honorary Ambassador for Gender Equality and Spokesperson of the International Women’s Think Tank (IWTT), whose world headquarters are based in Atlanta, Georgia in the USA. I wish to …

Opera singer Bibiana Nwobilo

Opera singer Bibiana Nwobilo

Source: AfriClassical blog. Visit them to discover more artists. Opera Singer Bibiana Nwobilo was born in Nigeria and raised in Austria; her CDs include Gershwin’s ‘Porgy & Bess’ and Oskar Nedbal’s ‘Die Winzerbraut’     CPO 777629-2 (2011) Bibiana Nwobilo   A Tweet from BlackGermans @BGCSinc has brought the soprano Bibiana Nwobilo to our attention.  She was born in …

Sweden’s Aregawi wins women’s 1500m title

Sweden’s Aregawi wins women’s 1500m title

Source: Fox News MOSCOW (AFP) –  Sweden’s Ethiopian-born Abeba Aregawi won the women’s 1500m title at the World Athletics Championships on Thursday. Aregawi, who was only cleared to run for Sweden in December 2012, six months after receiving Swedish citizenship, clocked 4min 02.67sec. American Jennifer Simpson, the defending world champion, took silver in 4:02.99 with …

Taxi Sister among the 3 films showing at the next CineAfrica film breakfast in Stockholm

Taxi Sister among the 3 films showing at the next CineAfrica film breakfast in Stockholm

    Movie Breakfast in Stockholm on Aug. 25 in cooperation with the Polar Music Prize CinemAfrica and the Polar Music Prize celebrates this year’s Polar Prize winner Youssou N’Dour and serves up an inspiring morning with breakfast and three films with a focus on Senegal. Return to Gorée is the main feature, a musical …

Sweden is like living in Russia.

Sweden is like living in Russia.

In a new series of articles, black women living in Europe share their views from the inside. In our first article, Cecilia Gärding explains why she is dedicated to fighting against racism in Sweden.  I come home from my vacation in the north of Sweden and go back to work as the project-director for ”The …