International News


Asia’s Sheroes Unveiled: Celebrating Trailblazing Women in the Global Power Women Yearbook – Volume 1

In a resounding tribute to women who have fearlessly defied conventions and shattered glass ceilings, the Global Power Women (GPW) Yearbook serves as a powerful testament to their tenacity, celebrating female trailblazers who have left an indelible mark on the world. Across continents – Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe, Middle East, and Oceania – these women have emerged as beacons of change, catalysts for progress, and champions of global empowerment, with their impact echoing through the realms of politics, philanthropy, business, and innovation.

First Ladies on a Mission: Spotlight on Her Excellency Mellisa Santokhi-Seenacherry’s Impactful Initiatives in Suriname

“There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.”

Michelle Obama
Former First Lady of the United States.

The quote above aptly captures the translative impact of the First Lady’s role on socio-economic development. The First Lady position frequently puts women in traditionally male-dominated terrains, where they must skillfully and fearlessly negotiate complicated political environments. Standing next to their presidential partners, these women exhibit a distinct kind of dominance that goes beyond conventional power dynamics, significantly impacting societal advancement.

Queen Latifah Promotes Black Women in Filmmaking Through The Queen Collective Initiative

When the American singer and actress Queen Latifah first debuted with her distinctive two-octave vocal range in 1989’s ‘All Hail the Queen’, she was already focused on tackling issues around inclusion. The timeless duet with Monie Love, “Ladies First,” emphasized the value of women in society and has remained a representation of female emancipation. With her Queen Collective initiative, created in collaboration with Procter & Gamble, Flavor Unit Entertainment, and Tribeca Studios, the New Jersey native continues to practice what she has been preaching nearly four decades later.

Germany Announces New Feminist Foreign Policy

The German Government recently announced new feminist policies, which include creating a new position for an ambassador for feminist foreign policy. In accordance with the laws, Germany will advocate guaranteeing that women’s issues are given more attention globally, that women are better represented, and that the significant development funds provided by the nation are more heavily invested in initiatives that address gender inequalities.