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African Women Entrepreneurs: (Video) Shirley Frimpong-Manso on Becoming Ghana’s Top Movie Producer & Director

Shirley Frimpong-Manso, a Ghanaian film producer and director shares her journey to becoming Ghana/Africa’s top movie producer and director. She shares how uncomfortable she was with the African film narrative where women were abused and neglected and decided to do something about it. Watch the Ndani TV feature.

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Women in Entertainment Shonda Rhimes

Women in Entertainment: (Video) Shonda Rhimes ‘I Haven’t Broken Through Any Glass Ceilings’

Hollywood writer and producer Shonda Rhimes was honored on Wednesday with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award at the annual Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment Breakfast. Shonda is responsible for hits series: How to Get Away with Murder, Scandal, and Grey’s Anatomy. Watch and/or read her full speech below. Photocredit: Getty Images Shonda Rhimes Full Speech…

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WTPO Women Economic Empowerment Through Trade

Video: Watch WTPO’s 2014 Conference on the Economic Empowerment of Women Through Trade

Economic empowerment of women through trade: The role of TPOs TPOs can help connect women business owners to government and corporate buyers. Public procurement accounts for over 30% of GDP in developing countries, and some 10-15% in developed countries. Women-owned businesses have been largely excluded from this sizeable market, due to lack of information on…

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