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Yema Ferreira – Powerful Woman

About Yema: My professional roots are in the women’s movement, working as a counsellor for women survivors of domestic violence and sexual abuse. I worked for a community organisation called Women Organized Against Rape, Philadelphia’s official Rape Crisis Centre, doing crisis counselling for rape survivors on a help line and hospital emergency room (A&E). I also …

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Lola Atobatele – Powerful Woman

Lola is the founder of BLACK CHIBIS. AFFORDABLE  BLACK  TOYS  ON  TREND. Our  mission  is  to  sell  inexpensive  black toys  to  little  boys  and  girls.  Blackchibis are the UKs number one for cheap   black toys and games with tracked and  signed delivery  from £3.95 or above.  We  are  based  in  London, United Kingdom. Shop the …

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Kristin Lewis – Powerful Woman

Kristin Lewis, a lyrico-spinto soprano, has graced the stages of many of the world’s leading opera houses. Noted for her well-focused, majestic sound, rich in overtones and rare blend of piano culture, she has been directed by and among the most illustrious conductors. A native of Little Rock, Arkansas/USA, Ms. Lewis grew up in a musical …

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Janine Van Throo – Powerful Woman

As a pioneer of the concept of natural hair therapy, Janine is primarily seen as an authority figure in the industry and earned a well-deserved reputation as the #1 Natural Hair Therapists on a global scale. Janine established Sisay Cosmetics in the year 2004 in The Netherlands and operated with the brand name Sisay. She leverages extensive research …

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Chantal Dos Santos – Powerful Woman

Lead Artist & Innovator Chantal is a multidisciplinary artist with a foundation in movement. Holding an M.A. in Development Economics, Chantal focuses her artistic work on social + socioeconomic themes and outcomes. Her movement studies have included Contemporary & Modern Dance (Release, Horton, Limon and Dunham Technique), Oriental Dance, Russian Romany Dance, Afro-Caribbean dance and Somatic Movement methodologies (Franklin, Alexander …

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Carolyn E. van Es-Vines – Powerful Woman

About Carolyn: An effective leader is able to inspire herself and others into sustainable action toward a worthwhile goal. More than just a skill, leadership is a mindset. As such it impacts every aspect of life, including but not limited to, the workplace. Everyone leads every minute of the day. Unfortunately, most people lead by …

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Beatrice Ngalula Kabutakapua – Powerful Woman

HOW DID I GET INTO STORYTELLING COACHING For a long time I hated being under the spotlight: I didn’t think my story mattered. Until my decennial career in media started to feel purposeless and un-authentic. I have created two businesses trying to help others but nothing clicked because I didn’t allow myself to be me …

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Powerful Woman – Enam Gbewonyo

The Black Women in Europe™ blog, created in 2006 by Adrianne George, released its 11th Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2020  – A List of Our Own©. This 11th  year we feature 9, and give special recognition to 11 women who provided 14 workshops and performances in our Let’s Do Us! Series to mitigate …

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Powerful Women – Dr. Anne-Marie Imafiden, MBE

The Black Women in Europe™ blog, created in 2006 by Adrianne George, released its 11th Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2020  – A List of Our Own©. This 11th  year we feature 9, and give special recognition to 11 women who provided 14 workshops and performances in our Let’s Do Us! Series to mitigate …

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Pierrette Herzberger Fofana – Power Woman

Politics Germany Member of European ParliamentAlliance 90/The GreensGroup of the Greens/European Free Alliance Afro-German politician, human rights activist, and scholar Pierrette Herzberger-Fofana was born in Bamako, Mali, but grew up in Dakar, Senegal, the daughter of a Cape Verdean mother, Dona Joaquina Semedo-Lopès, who was Christian, and a Guinean father who was Muslim. Her early experience with nationalities and religions greatly influenced the course …

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Peagie Woobay – Power Woman

Peagie Woobay: Sweden Philanthropy I became pregnant at the age of 15. However, I never allowed the pregnancy to doom my future because I was determined, strong and ambitious and wanted to succeed in life. I could not have done so, however, without the support I had from my parents and extended family network. I …