June 21, 2018

Webster University Hosts Event On African Perspective on Sexual Abuse

In 2006, Tarana Burke started the Me Too campaign to give sexual abuse survivors a voice. The campaign became a movement when actress Alyssa Milano prompted women to tweet #MeToo to illustrate the magnitude of sexual harassment. Since, the movement has gained incredible feedback in the U.S. and internationally among […]
March 28, 2018

Returnee Diaries: Ahasporan Women Who Made The Move

This month of March in recognition of Women’s Month, we celebrate all the amazing women that Ahaspora is blessed to have. Founded by a woman, and with a core management team of mostly females, Ahaspora has blossomed into a thriving young professionals network of greats both on the continent and […]
March 28, 2018

Ahaspora Mentor Spotlight: Samlara Baah

Samlara Baah  is an HR professional  with over a decade’s experience in the field. She moved to Ghana from the United States where she grew up and attained an MBA in Global Business. Having lived just about 4 years in Ghana she has worked with nonprofit organizations to provide non-skilled workers […]
March 28, 2018

INFOGRAPHIC :: Women of Ahaspora

In 5 amazing years Ahaspora which was founded by a Ghanaian woman, has blossomed into a solid network of individuals of African descent from across the globe. In this infographic, we take a look at some intriguing facts about the women that make up the young professionals group. A good […]
March 26, 2018

African Women Bring the Heat to 2018 Winter Olympics!

Anyone who’s been paying attention knows that when it comes to athletics generally, black people kick ass! But when it comes to the Winter Olympics, uh- not so much. We’re conspicuously underrepresented. Aside from logistics problems, this may be due in part to the fact that our melanin was made more for the sun than it was for […]