Rita Rhayem: Paving the Way for Women in the Humanitarian World

Humanitarian World

  Rita Rhayem: Paving the Way for Women in the Humanitarian World   What inspired you to embark on this journey in the Humanitarian Field? It was by accident. When searching for a job, I never considered the humanitarian field, until I started working with “Doctors Without Borders”. I discovered a field that leads you…

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Shaping the New World of Work

new world

  Shaping the New World of Work: Digital Opportunity Trust and IBM Team Up to Provide Digital and Career Skills for Youth in the Middle East  and Africa Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT) is announcing a timely collaboration with IBM to empower young women and men in the Middle East and Africa with the digital skills,…

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Myrna Trad: A Self-Empowering Journey

  Myrna Trad: A Self-Empowering Journey   Can you talk about one woman who has significantly impacted your life? Do you have a role model? Growing up, my biggest role model was my mother, who – at the time – was a struggling woman who worked day and night to provide for our financially struggling…

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PepsiCo and Ajialouna’s Tomooh Marks 16 Years of Supporting Youth

PepsiCo Ajialouna

  PepsiCo Inc., in partnership with Ajialouna, a local non-profit organization, announced the launch of its Tomooh scholarship program for 2021, celebrating 16 years of supporting disadvantaged Lebanese youths in pursuing higher education. The program was initially launched in 2006 after Saad Abdul-Latif, the then PepsiCo Chief Executive Officer for Asia, Middle East & Africa,…

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Abeer Saqer – CEO of Memorial International Patient Care Network

Abeer Saqer

  Over the past 25 years, Abeer Saqer has established a bridge between Houston’s thriving medical community to the Middle East and beyond, making the city’s advancements in medicine accessible to people around the globe. Abeer began her career at MD Anderson Cancer Center, where she established the first International Patient Center for service with…

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Can Learning How To Bake Bread Save Lives?

Breast Cancer

  The recipe to fight breast cancer exists, it’s called the “Bread Exam“. On October  6th, NGOs, doctors, and influencers,  all published a bread recipe video, asking a simple question “Have you baked bread?”. At first glance, this video looks like any other bread recipe, but it actually offers a double reading: the gestures used…

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Feel Naturally Balanced at lipHe

Naturally Balanced at LipHe

Feel Naturally Balanced at lipHe Nestled in a stunning piece of land in Kfarhata, North Lebanon, and surrounded by outstanding natural beauty, lipHe is a boutique wellness retreat which has been inspired by a combination of naturally balanced elements of this picturesque region. The first of its kind in the Middle East, lipHe aims to…

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We Don’t Need To Fix Women, We Need To Fix Workplaces

We don’t need to fix women, we need to fix workplaces There is a big misperception that to succeed in business, women need fixing. The common belief that women need to be mentored to have more confidence, more drive and greater leadership skills to fit into the mold of what ‘good’ looks like is outdated…

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EcoLearn Summit 2020 “Build it from Home”

EcoLearn Summit

The main target of the EcoLearn Summit 2020 ” Build it from Home” is to educate and raise awareness around the importance of Financial Education and how financial literacy could help our community, and our youth specifically build a solid and secure financial future in addition to efficiently contributing to the prosperity of the Lebanese…

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APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2020 “L’ORÉAL-UNESCO FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE” ARE OPEN

L'oreal-Unesco

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2020 “L’ORÉAL-UNESCO FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE” LEVANT REGIONAL YOUNG TALENTS PROGRAM ARE OPEN. Beirut, Lebanon, 15 January 2020 – L’Oréal Levant, in partnership with the National Council for Scientific Research in Lebanon (CNRS-L), launches the 7th edition of the L’Oréal-UNESCO “For Women in Science” Levant regional Young Talents Program, in order to recognize,…

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