Monthly Archives: March 2014

Celebrating Women’s Leadership


Asante Africa Foundation, Developments in Literacy, Population Council and Pratham, global NGOs implementing innovative approaches to keeping girls in school and ensuring all children receive a quality education, will lead a discussion on Innovations in Education at the NGO Committee on the Status of Women, NY (NGO CSW/NY) on March 15th as part of its week long International Women’s Day conference. For those of you that don’t know, the United Nations established International Women’s Day as a way to cel Continue reading

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Capability and Potential are Limitless, Opportunity Should be Too…Celebrating International Women’s Day

In celebration of International Women’s Day, Asante Africa Foundation is proud to partner with The NGO Committee on the Status of Women, NY (NGO CSW/NY) to advocate for gender equality and development. We celebrate what we all know: to enable the future we want, we must recognize the enormous potential of half of the world’s population – women.

International Women’s Day is motivated by a common goal: to make the voices of women heard and to help change their life, status, and position in society so they are not trapped by social expectations, financial dependence or a lack of the right skills. Nowhere is th Continue reading

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