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The midwives of Kalongo

Sister Carmel Abwot is not just training midwives in Uganda – she’s empowering them too. Sister Carmel tells us her surname, Abwot, means ‘I escaped’. ...
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This business app is dubbed as the ‘Tinder for networking’

With Shapr, your career and personal life aren’t mutually exclusive any longer. Understandably, not everyone is a fan of the hit-and-run Tinder dating app. While ...
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Fancy A $100,000 Annual Concierge Service?

Businesswoman Paola Diana is the founder of high-end concierge service Sigillus. But she’s also championing the cause of equal rights for women across the globe. ...
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The rebel who built The Gabriel Hotel in Cairo

Construction might be in Nuaman Soufraki’s blood but instead of following in the footsteps of his property magnate father, he is carving his own path ...
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Meet the world’s best sommelier

Arvid Rosengren’s healthy obsession with wine has put him at the top of his game. If you want to understand what it is to be ...
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First Lady of Education

Her husband is soon leaving office - but Flotus is only just getting to work on a host of campaign initiatives As the American presidential ...
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Architect Provocateur

In a rare interview, Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid talks equality for women, why she doesn’t get work in London and how she will always be ...