The celebration of Africa Day 2015  –  “Women Empowerment and Development towards Africa’s Agenda 2063”

The celebration of Africa Day 2015 –  “Women Empowerment and Development towards Africa’s Agenda 2063”

The African Embassies in Stockholm are hosting the annual “Africa Day Celebration” on the 28th May, 2015. Similar to each year, a particular theme is assigned the evening celebrations and the theme for this year’s Africa Day falls under the African Union’s 2015 theme, “Women Empowerment and Development towards Africa’s Agenda 2063”. Every year, the … Continue reading

TANZANIA: Ms Elsie Kanza

TANZANIA: Ms Elsie Kanza

Ms Elsie Kanza currently, she serves as Director for Africa at the World Economic Forum. At the Forum the Africa Team is responsible for the Forum’s Africa Strategy and champions multi-stakeholder regional initiatives, such as Grow Africa partnership initiative, Africa Strategic Infrastructure Initiative, Water Resources Group Partnership initiative, and Responsible Mineral Development Initiative in collaboration … Continue reading

SOUTH AFRICA: Engaging women for Africa’s Agenda

SOUTH AFRICA: Engaging women for Africa’s Agenda

South Africa continues to invest in the promotion and protection of women and their rights, with the firm belief that our country and our continent need the full participation of women in all areas of life, including their engagement in areas of policy formulation and decision-making; peace and security; post-conflict reconstruction and development; and business … Continue reading