During the previous edition, Forbes Africa and World Leaders Awards had joined forces to reward African women during the International Women's Forum, which took place in Algiers on 11 and 12 December 2021 under the high patronage of the President of the Algerian Republic, Mr. Abdelmadjid Tebboune. More than 3,000 women entrepreneurs or project leaders participated in this edition of the International Women's Forum (IWF).
The ceremony was taked place during the International Women’s Forum in Algiers from 10 to 11 December 2021. Internationally recognised Forbes Afrique Awards promotes the positive impact women make in society and can help bring greater visibility to women's achievements.
The first of a new series profiling Women Leaders Awards 2021, this event highlights outstanding accomplishments of 30 exceptional women. Our “30 Women of Achievement 2021” will be honoured during a special ceremony.
Held for the first time, the awards aim to acknowledge and celebrate women who share a common commitment to excellence and have performed, whether in research, education or international strategies, leadership of key initiatives.
The Awards highlight the significant contributions and impact the recipients have made across the world.
The Most Powerful Women in Business list is compiled by Forbes Afrique editors addressing four criteria :
Size and importance of the business on the global economy
Growth of the business
Ark of the woman’s career (resume and runway ahead)
Social and cultural influence ...
Forbes Awards recognises talented women and entrepreneurs who are leveraging business as a force for good. Winners hail from several regions across the globe but all have a connection with Africa or Arab world.
Forbes Business Women Awards honours bold women who have built, taken on or developed a business. These Awards highlights women entrepreneurs, make them visible and help to increase their voice ...
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