Cisco Connected Women (CCW) : Cisco empowers over 4,000 women

“CONTINUALLY recognizing the need for more diversity and female participation in the traditionally male high-technology industry, Cisco Systems Inc, has programmes and resources to help women develop their skills as individual contributors, managers, and executives, (Cisco connect) including an internal employee resource group dedicated to the development of women, called the Cisco Connected Women, CCW.”- …

Folorunsho Alakija launches “Flourish Africa”

  “Yesterday, the Vice Chairman of Famfa Oil Ltd., currently one of the largest indigenous Nigerian owned exporters of crude oil, Folorunsho Alakija, officially launched “Flourish Africa”, a non-profit organization aimed at creating a global community that encourages and helps women to thrive in all aspects of their lives.”- Bella Naija Bella Naija reports that …