We believe the more we advocate for one another and embrace what makes women different – the better business and life will become. Vita CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder, The Girls’ Lounge Shelley has gone against the grain most of her career, starting in 2000 when she left the corporate world to pioneer […]Read more
My mission is to help the arts to enact positive social change. It is my belief that true social change happens through culture, the creative communication of ideas, inspiration and vision – this is how hearts and minds are changed. In a world so desperate for change, the skills and tools learnt through the […]Read more
I have a very simple purpose in life, i.e. to ensure that people in the working world feel they have the choice to ask for help if suffering from depression, anxiety or bipolar, just like they feel they have that choice for any other physical illness. Vita Geoff’s background in teaching, HR, marketing, communications […]Read more
My vision is to consolidate these two experiences, Adapta Sertao and Sinal do Vale which are grounded in a new relationship with the earth, and transform them in references of integral development in which people and environment can work together in a balance and harmonious way .Read more
Many women are feeling the limitations of an outdated model of leadership. The old models for living, loving and leading, are based on a worldview that for over five thousand years has been continuously tilted in the extreme toward Masculine values, styles and ways of making sense of reality. Vita Suzanne is a master of […]Read more
Everyone has their own way of being a woman but I’m proud to be a woman running a business who’s sensitive about emotions and passion. I struggled as a founder, but when I changed that description to “founding mother” I dropped into my body, and into my womb, and suddenly this organism was a child, […]Read more
My vision is to see the power of love replace the love of power, so that the world becomes a safe and loving home for everyone. My vision is to see today’s: “dystopia of I, me and mine” transformed into an: “OUR-topia of we, us and ours”. Vita Dr. Rama Mani believes passionately in […]Read more
Women are a great resource for Peace. Their true potential still remains largely untapped. Our vision and mission needs to focus on unlocking the power wihin each woman such that we emerge to find our true place in the sun an spread the light of truth, empathy and wisdom. Women can together create an alternative, […]Read more
“We appear to be at one of those historical moments when we are recovering a global imagination; when ideas and capacity collide in movements that transform and embed structural change. The feminine aptitudes of compassion, collaboration, empathy and creativity, present in women and men, are fast becoming a valued part of operating in the 21st […]Read more
My mission is promoting the status of women by empowering them trough education, working opportunities and building networks, so each woman is becoming an agent of change in her community. Vita Zahira Kamal was elected in March 2011 as the General Secretary of the Palestinian Democratic Union party (FIDA). During the period April 2006-May 2012 […]Read more
Dr.Tania Singer is the Director of the Department of Social Neuroscience at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Leipzig since 2010. Her research focus is on the foundations of human social behavior and the neuronal, developmental, and hormonal mechanisms underlying social cognition and emotions (e. g, empathy, compassion, and fairness).
She is recognised as a world expert on empathy and compassion.