8 March 2011 7 Comments

100 Years! A personal story

Today, March 8th, is International Women’s Day – more specifically, the 100th year in which we are commemorating it. This day was established in 1911 by the United Nations to draw attention to the situation of women, the inequality of their situation and the acknowledgement of their contributions to society. 100 years on and the […]

22 September 2010 5 Comments

CRAVE Amsterdam – testimonial, not manifesto!

I picked up a copy of the recently published CRAVE Amsterdam today. It is billed as The Urban Girls Manifesto – I beg to differ: it is a testament. A testament to the drive, creativity and perseverance of females – everywhere, but in this case, Amsterdam. This past week has also witnessed a discussion at […]