Tag Archives | Voice of Libyan Women (VLW)

Libyan Woman Wins Intl' Award

Alaa Murabit, Founder and President of The Voice of Libyan Women (VLW), a grassroots movement that promotes women’s political and social participation as well as the elimination of all forms of gender-based violence in Libya, has been presented with the Trust Women Hero Award by HM Queen Noor of Jordan. Murabit was also recognized for […]

Calling All Libyan Businesswomen

By Padraig O'Hannelly. Although accounting for half the population, women in Libya remain underrepresented in business life. Organisations such as the Voice of Libyan Women, the British Council, and Libya Enterprise, among others, have run programmes specifically aimed at helping women to start and develop their own businesses. Yet, despite these initiatives, women-owned and women-run […]