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What has Womanomics Africa® Been up to in 2022

Updated: Aug 10, 2022

In the spirit of advocacy, research, and capacity building, Womanomics Africa® has had an eventful year filled with classic ventures as well as new and exciting ventures.


TEDxLytteltonWomen - What now? (10 March 2022)

In March, Womanomics Africa® co-organized the 7th annual TEDxLytteltonWomen event titled "What Now?" in which TEDxLytteltonWomen showcased the experiences of African women through the lens of an ever-changing reality. Hosted as a hybrid event, this year we featured a lineup of 12 dynamic speakers and thought leaders who represent women’s political, economic, and civic participation.


To listen to their talks, click here




Congratulations to Womanomics Africa® Co-Founder, Rehema Isa on Winning this year's Woman of Stature Award and Entrepreneur of the Year Award (12 March 2022)

On Saturday 12 March 2022, The Woman of Stature Foundation hosted their 7th Annual Woman of Stature South African Awards at the Indaba Hotel and Conference Center in Fourways.


The Woman of Stature Awards is a prestigious event that highlights South African female entrepreneurs and businesswomen across different industries and includes the youth. The purpose of the awards is to accelerate the careers and businesses of women within their respective industries.


Congratulations to Womanomics Africa® co-founder Rehema Isa on being the overall winner of the Woman of Stature Awards 2022 and the entrepreneur of the Year for her initiatives as the co-founder of OYA Foods - an agribusiness aggregator and processing enterprise linking women in the agribusiness sector to markets; and Womanomics Africa, charting economic highways which traverse geo-political boundaries connecting women in Africa to entrepreneur ecosystems, development partners and business opportunities facilitating Intra Africa Trade.






Womanomics Africa® Launches Abaxoxi - The Storytellers Podcast (08 April 2022)

Incorporating Womanomics Africa®'s theme of storytelling through the lens of African women, Womanomics Africa® launched Abaxoxi - The Storytellers™ Podcast, a platform to tell the intercontinental and intergenerational stories of women in the development of Africa on a social, political, and economic level.


Made possible by a partnership with the US Embassy in South Africa and the American Corner, we featured some exciting guests like Refilwe Ledwaba, Nomsa Kana, Hema Vallabh, and Hulisani Leswiswi.


Like many conversations, these are peppered with a lot of laughter, a bit of tongue in cheek, some really thought-provoking insights, and a-ha moments.


Be ready to be inspired, moved, and humored, listen to the Abaxoxi - The Storytellers Podcast on Podbean or on Spotify.




Womanomics Africa® Youth Month Campaign - Young Women in Business Series ( 16 June 2022)

As an extension of the Abaxoxi Podcast series, Womanomics Africa® introduced the Young Women in Business series in celebration of Youth Month with the aim of giving young women in a business a platform to share their experiences as female entrepreneurs in a modern-day context in their respective industries.


Listen now on Podbean or Spotify




Womanomics Africa® Launches PODCASTER Program (21 June 2022)

In partnership with American Corner's Makers Valley, Womanomics Africa® launched the PODCASTER Workshop brought to you by Abaxoxi - The Storytellers™. A program designed to provide the necessary knowledge required to launch a podcast show by providing a step-by-step beginners guide that takes an initial idea from a concept to a final finished product that is ready for launch and promotion.


To join our upcoming digital workshop in the month of August click here


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