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Rosario Pérez, Presidenta y Directora Ejecutiva de Pro Mujer, Habla Sobre el Despertar del Espíritu Empresarial de las Mujeres Mexicanas

Esta es una traducción de una entrada que Rosario Pérez contribuyó para el blog de MasterCard’s Heart of Commerce para celebrar nuestro centro más reciente en la Ciudad de México. Imagínese vivir en la tercera ciudad más grande del mundo con una población de más de 20 millones de personas. Ahora imagínese vivir en una de sus 16…
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Pro Mujer Selected as 1 of 29 International Organizations to Become Associated with the United Nations Department of Public Information

Just last week, Pro Mujer was informed that we have been approved to become 1 of 29 United Nations Department of Public Information-affiliated NGOs (UN DPI/NGO). UNDPI partners with NGOs to facilitate the exchange of information and develop partnerships with civil society advocates who play an active role in promoting peace, democracy, development and human rights. As…
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Pro Mujer in Nicaragua Hosts Inaugural Velasco & Patterson Society "Encuentro"

By Josh Cramer-Montes, Director of Communications EN·CUEN·TRO    [En-KWEN-tro] From the verb encontrar 1. m. (reunión) a meeting, encounter: un encuentro entre amigos / a meeting among friends On March 5th and 6th, key Pro Mujer supporters from around the world came together to participate in an inaugural trip for the Velasco & Patterson Society’s…
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Profiles in Courage: Elsa Soza, Expansion Specialist for Pro Mujer in Nicaragua

As told by Elsa Adriana Soza Rodriguez NOTE – the following testimony was told to members of Pro Mujer’s Velasco & Patterson Society during its inaugural, in-country  Encuentro or visit held on March 5th and 6th in Nicaragua. *** “My name is Elsa Adriana Soza Rodriguez. I was born in Chinandega, Nicaragua, from a family…
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Voices from the Field - Reflections on 12 Days in Peru

By Josh Cramer-Montes, Director of Communications Saturday/Sunday – Newark > Lima > Arequipa It’s 7:30 AM on Saturday and I’m in the back of a taxi speeding down the highway towards Lima following an overnight LAN flight. The sky is a hazy gray, a common occurrence as a result of the subtropical desert climate meeting the…
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La Pietra Coalition Launches The Third Billion Campaign

On February 1st, the La Pietra Coalition launched the Third Billion Campaign in New York City, a new global initiative aimed at expanding women’s access to education, employment, finance, and markets. The campaign will also encourage corporations and NGOs all over the world to tap into the enormous economic potential that women represent as employees, entrepreneurs, producers…
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