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Annah Stretton takes out EY Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award for RAW

Written by Global Women, 19.10.15
Congratulations to Global Women member Annah Stretton[http://globalwomen.org.nz/our-people/our-members/show/159/annah-stretton] MNZM, who was last week announced as the winner of the EY Social Entrepreneur Of The Year Award, presented by ASB, as recognition for her work with RAW (Reclaim Another Woman). She joins a list of prestigious New...
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Next Women of the Year 2015: featuring Frances and Catherine from Global Women

Written by Global Women, 12.10.15
Congratulations to all the winners in the NEXT Woman of the Year Awards 2015 last week – two of which are members of Global Women, Catherine Mohr[http://globalwomen.org.nz/our-people/our-members/show/232/catherine-mohr]and Frances Valintine[http://globalwomen.org.nz/our-people/our-members/show/212/frances-valintine]. The six women were all described as "innovators and life-changers, visionaries and champions… every one living proof that passion...

Diwali - Celebrating Wisdom over Ignorance

Written by DiverseNZ Inc, 10.10.15
The Indian community has a long standing history in New Zealand, with the first Indian migrants arriving in the late 1800s. Since then Indian Kiwis have become vital contributors to New Zealand’s social, cultural and economic fabric. The ancient Hindu festival of Diwali festival kicks...

Lawyer Emily Morrow on her formative years

Written by Skye Wishart, 01.10.15
“My early memories were of my mother telling me two things: One, you can do anything you want to do professionally. Two, do not rely on a man to support you, because you never know what might happen, dear." Emily Morrow For over...
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Catherine Mohr: ex-pat Kiwi at top of medical robot game

Written by Skye Wishart, 29.09.15
Global Women member Catherine Mohr wasn’t always a doctor at heart – she never was the little girl who dreamed of a career in medicine. Instead, she has always been a tinkerer. And now, as vice president of medical research at Intuitive Surgical, she...
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What would you do for your visibility challenge? Marae Tukere

Written by Global Women, 23.09.15
The Breakthrough Leaders programme launched a new concept this year entitled the “visibility challenge” where each participant must raise their profile against an issue or cause of importance to them. This is an exercise outside their comfort zone - resulting in an array of...
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Global Women partners celebrate success at White Camellia Awards 2015

Written by Global Women, 21.09.15
Huge congratulations to our partners Westpac, ANZ and Bell Gully for winning categories at the White Camellia Awards evening last Thursday. Driven by the EEO Trust, the White Camellia Awards recognise organisations that are promoting gender equity through the seven international United Nations Women's Empowerment Principles...