Black Women in Europe

Gisele Mandaila – First Black Minister in Belgium

Portrait express nee le 4 septembre 1969 Kinshasa (Republique Democratique du Congo) Etat civil : marie Graduate en marketing (Institut superieur Ville de Mons) 2me annee de licence en science du travail (ULB) Carriere professionnelleen 2000 : collaboratrice parlementaire d’un deput du Parlement de la Communaute francaise de decembre 2000 mai 2003 : aide comptable …

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Nyamko Ana Sabuni – First Black Minister in Sweden

Nyamko Ana Sabuni (born 31 March 1969) is the Swedish Minister for Integration and Gender Equality. A member of the Liberal People’s Party, Sabuni has been a member of the Riksdag (Parliament) since 2002 and a member of the party board since 2004. As an opposition politician, Sabuni proposed banning the veil for girls under …

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Survey – availability of foundation in dark shades for women in western Europe

You are invited to participate in my survey on the availability of foundation in dark shades for women in western Europe. It will take approximately 5-7 minutes to complete the questionnaire. Feel free to forward this link to a friend, family member or colleague. I created this survey in 2006 when I lived in Belgium. …

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Taking Care of Business in Switzerland-Simone Bruesh

This sister is a professional coach:MY COACHING ??? helps YOU achieve what YOU can achieve ??? SUPPORTS Professionals who are suffering from stress and feeling unmotivated ??? Helps them improve their skills in COMMUNICATION, TIME MANAGEMENT ??? Increases their level of RESOURCEFULNESS and CREATIVITY ??? Is TAILORED TO THE INDIVIDUAL CLIENTS AND THEIR NEEDS ??? …

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Taking Care of Business in Germany Part 3 – Gladys Otovoh – Heads United

This sister is turning heads in Germany: Celeste Blackwell knows a strong black woman, originally from Nigeria, who has been running her own salon alone in Hamburg, going on three years now. She is very experienced and does everybody’s hair – from children to seniors black and white. Celeste is working on an english version …

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So now, ladies and gentlemen, live from Somalia and the Netherlands! Give it up for new-to-Washington Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Muslim heretic, self-proclaimed “Infidel,” whose memoir by that name is at No. 7 on the New York Times bestseller list! She was elected to the Dutch parliament, but resigned in a scandal that brought down the …

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Exclusive Daniels Counter contribution – 1st Black Female Performer of post war Germany to release autobiography

Leila Negra / Marie Nejar 1952: 1st Black German Female Performer Marie Nejar who was known as “Leila Negra,” was perhaps the first post war African-German to follow the footsteps of Josephine Baker, as a “media spectacle.” She was born in 1930 in Germany and survived through luck and help by some well meaning persons …

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Films With Black Stars Seek to Break International Barriers

???The international marketplace is still fairly racist,??? said James Ulmer, proprietor of the Ulmer Scale, which compiles input from about 100 international film professionals in a periodic rating of stars??? ???bankability.??? In Mr. Ulmer???s rating, Will Smith, the highest-ranked black star, placed No. 12 over all last year, behind Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks, Jim Carrey …

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Taking Care of Business In Germany Part 2 – KS Models

Discover two more sister in Germany who are taking care of business in the arts and modeling industries: Redsands is the sole responsibility of Ebele Okoye. Professionally trained with more than 15 years of experience in the diverse field of Fine and Media Arts. I attach a lot of importance to the originality and individualization …

Taking care of business

Taking Care of Business in Germany-Communikey-Hillary Cole Fitness

These sisters are taking care of business in Germany. Each entrepreneur is utilizing their skills and talents to provide highly sought after services to the German and international community. Take a look: comunikey is a language service provider located in the picturesque little town of Edenkoben in the “Tuscany of Germany” directly on the German …

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1st Black Model to Appear in a Fashion Magazine

Yo, AdrienneBy SALA ELISE PATTERSON: It happens all the time. A beautiful young woman decides she wants to become a model and asks a photographer friend to take some head shots. Seventy years ago this ordinary series of events took an unlikely turn. That was because the beautiful woman was black; the photographer was her …

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Taking Care of Business in The Netherlands-AESN-Coloured Goodies-Emancipation-Keep Track Concierge

These sisters are taking care of business in The Netherlands. They are building communities, serving our community, restoring calm to busy exeuctives and travelers, and using their artistic talent to express our community. Take a look: The Afro European Sisters Network (AESN) is a site that focuses on networking black women in and outside of …

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Whitaker, Hudson Win Big On Oscar Night

Two big dreams were fulfilled last night when Forest Whitaker and Jennifer Hudson won Oscars at the 79th Annual Academy Awards. Whitaker took home Best Actor for his exceptional work in The Last King of Scotland and Hudson was honored as Best Supporting Actress for her breakout performance in Dreamgirls. Both actors had swept up …