Features & Interviews

FILM: TONI MORRISON: THE PIECES I AM – Out now on demand

The film, Toni Morrison: The Pieces I am – is now available on demand from.…

TIME’S UP statement as Harvey Weinstein gets 23 years in prison

“We are committed to keep fighting until everybody is safe at work and in the…

Talking about her generation: Aya Chebbi – the African Union Youth Envoy on her role and youth inclusion in leadership

Aya Chebbi is the first-ever Youth Envoy of the African Union.  In this interview with our…

LONGREAD: “Equality will not happen by chance…” Bience Gawanas – UN Under Secretary General & Special Adviser on Africa

We all yearn for equality, but it will be achieved only through deliberate interventions including…

VIEWPOINT: African Women as consumers are key to unlocking Africa’s growth

(#IWD2020 Special Reports) If African businesses are to succeed, and indeed if we are to…

25 years after Beijing, gender parity is possible and Rwanda is leading the way

(#IWD2020 Special Reports) Looking back at 25 years of women in parliament on the occasion…

Biola Alabi: ‘We need leaders that can influence societies in and out of the C-Suite’

I am an African woman who strongly believes in the immense opportunity on the continent…

International Women’s Day 2020: “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights”

Today, not a single country can claim to have achieved gender equality. Multiple obstacles remain…

DRESSING GREEN: Debating planet-friendly fashion and the size of the problem

The fashion industry creates in excess of 80 billion pieces of clothing a year and is responsible…

DE-STIGMATISING FEMALE INFERTILITY: Dr Rasha Kelej on the Merck Foundation’s “More Than A Mother”campaign.

A growing movement empowering infertile women through access to information, education and changing mindsets. Egypt’s…