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Oct
27

October 27, 2014   /  By Anam Raheem, Vital Voices MENA Program Coordinator

After four months of rigorous virtual training, the 23 Middle East and North Africa (MENA) women business owners of the 2014-2015 VV GROW Fellowship cohort gathered in Amman, Jordan.  Read More

Oct
22

October 22, 2014   /  By Terri-Ann Brown-Palmer, 2014 VV GROW Fellow,

VV GROW in-person training market a turning point in my life, both personally and professionally.  Read More

Oct
22

October 22, 2014   /  By Susan Davis, Chair of the Board & Alyse Nelson, President and CEO

We mourn the passing of Dr. Carol Lancaster, longtime friend of Vital Voices, leader, teacher and advocate for global women's leadership. Read More

Oct
20

October 20, 2014   /  By Chido Govera, 2014 VVLead Fellow, Zimbabwe

VVLead Fellow Chido Govera talks about the innovations of women working in agriculture and food production.  Read More

Oct
16

October 16, 2014   /  By Nancy Obi, 2014 VVLead Fellow

Nancy Obi is using her agriculture business, OCI Farms, to empower women in food production and agriculture.  Read More

Oct
16

October 16, 2014   /  By Alli Herget, VVLead Fellowship Program Intern

VVLead Fellows leading initiatives for rural women will share their perspectives over the coming days in a blog mini-series.   Read More

Oct
15

October 15, 2014   /  By Agnes Fallah Kamara Umunna, 2014 VVLead Fellow

2014 VVLead Fellow Agnes Umunna asks: How did this happen? Why did the government of Liberia not do robotic and strong media coverage to prevent the spread of the Ebola Virus? And where is the rest of the world? Read More

Oct
10

October 10, 2014   /  By Catherine Fidelis, 2014 VVLead Fellow

My hope is for girls to become self-aware in an environment where they are valued and respected.    Read More

Oct
08

October 08, 2014   /  By Rosana Schaack, Founder THINK Inc. & 2012 Global Leadership Awards Honoree

Women in Liberia are helping to raise awareness about Ebola and spread the word of preventative hand washing.  Read More

Oct
03

October 03, 2014   /  By Florence Navarro, Director Economic Empowerment

Starting next week, women entrepreneurs and business owners around the globe will leave their families and work obligations behind for week-long trainings in Tanzania, Argentina and Jordan.  Read More

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