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Issa Rae Shares How Personal Fear Inspired Her Work

Issa Rae Shares How Personal Fear Inspired Her Work Amplifying Underrepresented Voices at The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment Gala By Lexy Perez Issa Rae received a standing ovation when she was honored with the Equity in Entertainment Award at The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment breakfast gala, presented by Lifetime, held Wednesday at the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles. Yvonne Orji presented her Insecure co-star…

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Women’s groups develop sustainability in mountain zones

Women’s groups drive sustainable development in mountain zones Sunday, 11 December marks International Mountain Day, which celebrates the natural beauty and diversity of mountain areas, while also highlighting the threats they face. Chief among them is the climate crisis, which is melting away glaciers around the world. All remaining ice in African and Latin American mountains is expected to disappear in the coming…

World’s First Female President Reflects On Breaking Barriers

The World’s First Elected Female President Reflects On Breaking Barriers, Women’s Rights By Stephanie Fillion Even at 92, Vigdis Finnbogadottir, who became the first elected female president of a country in 1980, is still a consummate politician and continues to speak out for women’s rights. Finnbogadottir made a recent appearance at the Reykjavik Global Forum, where her attendance was celebrated by…

2021 BEST of Manhattan Charity.

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Manhattan Award Program Honors the Achievement of the Global Connections for Women Foundation as 2021 BEST of Manhattan Charity.  Global Connections for Women Foundation – GC4W has been selected seven years in a row for the Best of Manhattan Awards for Charity Organization and now qualifies for the 2021 Manhattan Business Hall of Fame. MANHATTAN…

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GC4W Honors Chelsea Miller as Female Icon on International Women’s Day

GC4W Honors Chelsea Miller as Female Icon on International Women’s Day Women in Leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world is the UN Women’s theme for this year’s international women’s day celebration. To celebrate the milestones of women in leadership on international women’s day, GC4W honors Stacy London, Kara Goldin, Senator Pat Spearman, Renu Hooda, Chelsea Miller, Fran Hauser, and…