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The company Wisdom Leaders is hosting a training program Women in Leadership “A Management Masterclass for women in business” from Sep...
Engaging women to take leadership roles and to support and empower women entrepreneurs is one of the keys to help maintain and accelerate...
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Over the past five years, many dramatic shifts have taken place within Saudi...
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Sir Richard Branson founded Virgin Megastores in 1971. Forty years later, after a...
If the global financial system had had more women in
decision-making positions, would history have taken a different
course? Women at the...
This is the first part of our expert content series, in
which we will highlight valuable advice from key experts in the
A panel called ‘How to be a successful woman entrepreneur’ was a
highlight of the most recent TechForum event, org...
To mark the opening of a local branch of Girls in
Tech, Egyptian incubator The Planet hosted Rails Girls Cairo, the...
Women in the Arab world “are commonly depicted as submissive,
family-focused, financially dependent, and sensual,” writes Reem
Asaad, a se...
Vital Voices, the international NGO that works to empower women, has launched the VV GROW Fellowship Program, to help growth-oriented women...
Today, two recruitment platforms have joined forces to increase employment levels for local women in Saudi Arabia. Glowork, the Saudi...
Ashoka Changemakers and General Electric have announced winners of their Women Powering Work: Innovations for Economic Equality in ...
When we last chatted
with the Kanaan sisters, the founders of
were struggling with a classic problem that many...
Many don’t believe that women can be as successful as men in fields related to math and science. Coding and computer programming have p...
Fresh off the success of its September installment, TEDxCarthage held its latest
edition, TEDxCarthageWomen on December 8th, 2013 at...
I took a number at my bank and sat down, waiting for the teller. I
looked at my ticket: number 193. I looked up at the customer
In our new "Mompreneur series," I will be sharing
experiences, tips and advice for being an effective mother and
entrepreneur in the...
Welcome to Wamda's weekly startup news ticker, which will offer quick announcements and stories relevant to the region. If you have a quick...
Launched in 2011, the Arab Women’s Entrepreneurship Project (AWEP) is helping women to overcome barriers to their participation in the r...
"I love the texture of wood,
and the random patterns within the grain," says Maha Shoukry, a
half-Egyptian, half-Italian entrepreneur who...