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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

On Feb. 28, 2012 I had the privilege of attending a conference in the Chapel of the UN Church Centre.  The conference addressed the issue of poverty and land ownership in Africa.

The panel consisted of four African Women speaking from the African perspective to make the world understand the gender issue to land access and economic empowerment of rural women.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

I was the lucky recipient of the golden key to the UN General Assembly session the morning of Feb. 28. I must admit to be in awe as I entered the room and see the tables with seats identified  for countries around the globe. I made my way to the front corner of the room in order to be in  a good position to hear the women speaking on the panel.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Well it's clear – the incredible challenges women face when dealing with climate change is creating leaders! Women leaders.