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Theresa Gattung: New Zealand needs a strong pipeline of female talent

First published in the NZ Herald

It's still gobsmacking. 2017, one female CEO of a top NZX listed company.

In the US, among Fortune 500 companies there are 31 CEOs who are women...

Suffrage Day - On September 19 1893, New Zealand became the first nation in the world to grant women the right to vote

In 1893, New Zealand became the first nation in the world to grant women the right to vote. Suffrage Day (September 19) is a significant day in New Zealand’s history and celebrating the day provides an opportunity for individuals and organisations to honour New Zealand’s suffrage achievements...

Supporting Denise Arnold through the “Children of Cambodia – a rising generation” Photographic Exhibition

We would like to invite you to the “Children of Cambodia – a rising generation” Photographic Exhibition with photographs by Stacey Simpkin.  The exhibition is proudly presented by the...

Theresa Gattung and Barbara Alink discuss the inspiration behind The Alinker

Theresa Gattung talks to Barbara Alink - Inventor of The Alinker...

"GENEROSITEA" with proceeds going toward The Cambodia Charitable Trust

The Bestow Sisterhood has developed an organic tea called "GENEROSITEA" with proceeds going toward The Cambodia Charitable Trust. 

The tea is 100% lemongrass, peppermint & hibiscus herbal tea. 

All of the Bestow profits from the sale of Generositea are donated to the Cambodia...

The Cambodia Charitable Trust Story - Video

CAMBODIA GRIPPED MY HEART IN 2007 AND HAS NOT LET GO.

After reading about young children being rented out for sex by the week, I was compelled to act. Crushing poverty and the threat of human trafficking are everyday realities for vulnerable children.

But there is hope.

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Theresa Gattung and Barbara Alink discuss Barbara's Winter Tour of New Zealand

Theresa Gattung and Barbara Alink discuss Barbara's Winter Tour of New Zealand.

The Awakened Woman: Remembering & Reigniting Our Sacred Dreams

Through one incredible woman’s journey from a child bride in a small Zimbabwe village to one of the world’s most recognizable voices in women’s empowerment and education, this manifesto inspires women to pursue their sacred dreams through nine essential lessons brought forth from ancient African wisdom.

Healing Spiritual Tools videos with Barbara

Born in Vienna, Austria, Barbara grew up with her three younger siblings, experiencing and appreciating the freedom of a rural upbringing which nurtured her love of, and deep connection to, nature. These values have shaped her life’s work, commitment and direction.  Throughout her career she has...

Dr Neha Sangwan & Vicki Saunders chat at #worldwomen17 #Video

Dr Neha Sangwan & Vicki Saunders, Founder of SheEO talking about "Language" from #worldwomen17 in Auckland during March 2017.