Self-care: Just a fancy term or does it go beyond charging yourself?

What really makes me happy? This is not an easy, but it is a very essential question: Nowadays self-care is a buzzword, although it could just as well have been burn out. Because it seems that the

Hooray for all the Power Women of the world: The women who show that we can do whatever we set our minds to.

Power Women, the definition is associated with successful, entrepreneurial and inspiring women. Women who are important to society and their environment or a specific target group, who set an example and/or are influencers. The words ‘Power Woman’

Nina Editor Announcement

I have known Dr. Sandra Phelps for 10 years before she took on the Managing Editor role, and I am lucky to consider her as a friend. Unfortunately and due to changes in her career commitments she

Adapting to Life’s Changes

by Qamar Being born in Morocco and having to move as a teenager all the way across the world to New Zealand where I spent my youth has taught me the most important thing in life and

Why We Should Empower Women Influencers

Written by Kay Gouw We live in a time where the term “influencer” appears to be overused, everyone claims to be or aspires to be a so called “influencer”. The competition is vast and I understand that

Office Politics

By Karima Wood Essentials for working women: engage in office politics and self-promotion! The working women among us are talented and ambitious and yet often frustrated that we have no visibility in our work environment. Are we

Women in Sport: Worth Making the Effort

By Karima Wood  In the past, sport was a leisure activity almost exclusively reserved for men but over the years, women have increasingly made their appearance in the world of sports. Today it seems that girls and

New Year, New opportunities, New Hope

By Samar Rassam-Whitticombe   I wish everyone a very Happy New Year.  May God bless you all with prosperity, peace and stability in 2019. Summary of 2018 The parliamentary elections on 12 May saw a new Iraqi government

National Bank of Iraq sings a strategic partnership with IFC

National Bank of Iraq sings a strategic partnership with IFC to support Iraq’s Trade Sector and Boost Imports and Spur Economic Growth PRESS RELEASE from NBI Baghdad, Iraq 11/11/2018: National Bank of Iraq, one of the leading

Forget the Donations, Stupid”: New dynamics in funding the reconstruction of Iraq

By AHMED TABAQCHALI This article was originally published in the Marsh to Mountain blog SUMMARY In the months following the Kuwait Conference a sea change has taken place in Iraq’s financial health that has yet to be reflected