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Supporting African Women in the Design & Creative Industries
She Designs shines a spotlight on the potential of the design and creative industries in Africa and reaffirms the immense opportunity and ability of African women in contributing to the the continent’s economy and growth. READ MORE…
“I am a person who likes fashion and I read fashion magazines, and I often talk about how I wish there was a wider range of women’s’ images…Magazines for young girls, teach them to think what they see is the ideal beauty. “ READ MORE
As a black child born and growing up at challenging racial times in London Asante has come a long way from the days she says “shit would be thrown through [our] letterbox” to bringing black history to the big screen. READ MORE
Aside her Black Panther fame and being Michonne, Danai Jekesai Gurira is also an unrelenting human rights activist and an award-winning playwright whose work is not only visceral and searing, but explore and amplifying the voices of African women to a global audience. READ MORE
“Are women empowered? I suppose empowerment is a strange thing…traditionally people wait for permission to be empowered. What is changing now is that women are empowering themselves , and that is a key in the world today. We don’t have to wait for permission.” READ MORE