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Silver Stories by Irene Van Nispen Kress

World Woman Foundation supports the photo album ‘SILVER’ about “Redefining Aging”.

Stories that shine a light on the wisdom and wildness of old women. By Irene Van Nispen Kress an extraordinary artist and photographer based in Amsterdam taken on a audacious project to  Redefine Aging. With SILVER Stories, Irene  spotlights and honors women over sixty, an age when they are often forgotten, or ignored. Ironically, old age comes as a

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Meet Jeannette Ceja: Official Travel Host for The World Woman Summit 2018

Meet Jeannette Ceja: Official Travel Host for The World Woman Summit 2018

As a woman and a travel journalist, I am truly honored to be the Official Travel Host for The World Woman Summit. It is a dream come true to be a part of an organization like The World Woman Summit which represents everything that I am deeply passionate about in life. My personal and professional

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Suzanne Munson, Manager, Global Partnerships and Alliances Heifer International

Heifer International: an Inclusive Solution to Hunger and Poverty

  Since 1944, nonprofit Heifer International has equipped and empowered families and communities around the world to build self-reliance that lifts people out of hunger and poverty. In her eight-year tenure, Manager of Global Partnerships & Alliances Suzanne Munson has witnessed these inclusive, sustainable methods transform numerous lives. “Our holistic approach to ending hunger and

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Dr Meredith Zozus, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Informatics, College of Medicine, UAMS

UAMS on a Mission: Healthy, Happy Arkansas

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has led the state in research, education and health care for nearly 140 years. With a new chancellor, the state’s largest public employer has its eyes on the prize: a healthier, happier Arkansas. Meredith Zozus, Ph.D. joined UAMS’s College of Medicine—Department of Biomedical Informatics as associate professor

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Ben Noble serves as Vice President of Marketing, Sales and Strategy for Riceland Foods

Riceland and the Sustainable Future of Food

Equality for women is progress for all. This belief drives the World Woman Foundation, and it’s shared by Riceland Foods—the 97-year-old Arkansas-based, farmer-owned cooperative and sponsor for the October 11-12 World Woman Summit in Little Rock, Ark. The largest miller and marketer of rice in the United States and a major player in the world’s

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Julie Leleu, Co-Founder, Catspad

Julie Leleu, Co-Founder, Catspad: Revolutionising the Pet Industry

Catspad is the brainchild of two high school friends, Julie Leleu and Brice Cavelier. They were on vacation when Julie’s cat, Mozart became sick. Julie, co-founder and CEO stated “Mozart means the world to me. Taking care of him is not easy, especially when I am overwhelmed or when I go on vacation”. Julie was

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Theo Marescaux, Will Moffat, and Pieter Palmers are three dads that love technology but felt that true imagination has taken a back seat and created Jooki.

Jooki: The Jukebox Designed for Children by team of fathers

In a recent advances in the study of the brain have revealed that listening to music may influence other activities for kids. The cerebral cortex self organises as we engage with different musical activities, skills in these areas may then transfer to other activities if the processes involved are similar. Some skills transfer automatically without

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Sandrine Bender-CEO(left) & Alizée Gottardo-CTO (right) Meyko

Sandrine Bender and Alizée Gottardo inventor of Meyko for children with Asthma

Meyko was born out of the meeting of minds between Sandrine Bender and Alizée Gottardo during a training program on the Internet of Things, aimed at making engineers and designers collaborate. The enthusiasm that grew throughout the project coupled with the conviction of the development potential, inspired them to launch an entrepreneurial adventure. Asthma is the most common chronic disease

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Broadening the Horizons of Film: Dana Brawer

How a Female Visionary Plans to Diversify the Film Industry Dana Brawer is an ambitious, hard working businesswoman and writer. She is an honors graduate from New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Film, and TV with a concentration in directing, editing and screenwriting. She has worked with Paramount Pictures, FremantleMedia, Cinetic Media, MTV,

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Winners of The Disability Film Challenge, Jenna Kanell and Katy Tulka

“People say that the bumblebee should not be able to fly. According to the laws of aerodynamics, his wings are too short, his body is too big. But nobody ever told him about aerodynamics, so he doesn’t know what he is and isn’t capable of. Despite what everyone says, the bumblebee flies.”...

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