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By Edition On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Celebrating the Wednesday Ladies: Honoring Helga Mensing for reminding us

WILLEMSTAD - Part of the organization of the Annual Female Leadership Conference in Curaçao visited last Monday Helga Mensing on the day of the 67th year of the first voting on June 4, 1951 for the representation More...

2018 Outstanding Woman
By Edition On Monday, May 28th, 2018

2018 Outstanding Woman is Leonilda ‘Ida’ Curie

WILLEMSTAD - Leonilda 'Ida' Curie was recognized last Saturday during the 15th Annual Female Leadership Conference in Curaçao as the 2018 Outstanding Woman. This recognition is to recognize and document a woman More...

By Edition On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

First female President of Trinidad and Tobago takes office

PORT OF SPAIN - Paula-Mae Weekes was yesterday sworn in as the first female President and sixth overall Head of State of Trinidad and Tobago. A large crowd, including Government Ministers, Members of Parliament, More...

By Edition On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

#MeToo Curaçao

As we reflect on Women’s Day this year, men and women can be grateful of the many strides we’ve made on women’s rights. Long gone are the days that Friar (Frater) Radulphus on behalf of the Church declared More...

By Edition On Monday, December 11th, 2017

Former Prime Minister receives award at WPL Conference

WILLEMSTAD - Former Prime Minister of the Netherlands Antilles, Maria Liberia-Peters recently received the lifetime achievement award at the conference of the Woman Political Leader Global Forum (WPL). The Women More...

By Edition On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Latin American and the Caribbean is the most violent region in the world for women

PANAMA CITY - In Latin America and the Caribbean, the number of countries with national women protection policies has risen from 24 in 2013 (74 per cent) to 31 in 2016 (94 per cent); yet, the region is still the More...

By Edition On Thursday, November 9th, 2017

McWilliam: “Violence against women impedes positive development of Curacao”

WILLEMSTAD - On average 10 women a month are victims of domestic violence on our island and they are being held at an unknown address for their protection, said the Member of Parliament Giselle McWilliam. According More...

By Edition On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

‘We must document ourselves and build lasting relationships’

e14th successful gathering WILLEMSTAD - The 14th Annual Women Conference in Curaçao: 'About Legacy and Female Leadership' was another successful gathering of people who want to move forward in life with what is More...

12th Outstanding Woman 2017
By Edition On Monday, May 29th, 2017

May Henriquez is the 12th Outstanding Woman

During 'About Legacy and Female Leadership' WILLEMSTAD - The 12th Outstanding Woman recognized during the 14th Annual Women Conference in Curaçao 'About Legacy and Female Leadership' is the late May Henriquez (1915 More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 15th, 2017

Sister Norma Angel to do the official opening of the 14th Annual Women Conference in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Conference advisor to the Annual Women Conference in Curaçao since 2004, Sister Norma Angel Phd MM will do the official opening of the 14th Annual Women Conference in Curaçao next May 27, 2017. The More...