In the developing world, nearly 22% fewer women than men have access to a mobile phone; and nearly 25% have no access to the Internet. The barriers to entry are great: either the cost is prohibitive to receive learning content; or, women do not have their own mobile phone. Women and girls are being left behind, and are not part of the connected world.
B4E was officially announced to a global audience and the international press in September 2012. Dr. Shirley Madhere served in the past as the Vice-Chairperson at Fashion 4 Development and was instrumental in that organization’s foundation, identity, and expansion. During her notable and prolific term…
Join us for a lively and engaging conversation over cocktails as we discuss: ”The language of Empowerment: How fashion and beauty can impact the world.”