Category Archives: Culture

Celebrating International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is celebrated internationally to commemorate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women around the world. It is also a day to remember the struggles women face and honour the accomplishments they have made. In honour of this day, ELLE South Africa has compiled a list of inspirational quotes from phenomenal […]
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The women who spoke up in 2015

Whether they are exposing online trolls or calling out sexism on the red carpet, these women refuse to stay silent on issues that affected us all in 2015. Find out their portrait on ELLE South Africa’s website: http://www.elle.co.za/the-women-who-spoke-up-in-2015/

ELLE Australia: Women Who Made An Impact In 2015

Find out the ELLE Australia’s list of powerful and influential women who’ve made a difference this year: http://www.elle.com.au/news/zeitgeist/2015/12/women-who-made-an-impact-in-2015/women-who-made-an-impact-in-2015-image-1/

Women on Time’s 100 most influential list

Last week Time Magazine released its annual 100 Most Influential People list and it includes 40 women (one fewer than last year’s record-breaking 41). Find out more on ELLE South Africa’s website: http://www.elle.co.za/women-on-times-100-most-influential-list/

USA: The Agenda ELLE

How 43 women are changing the world for women in 2015 In celebration of ELLE USA‘s thirtieth anniversary in 2015, is launched its most important initiative yet: a board of 43 female powerhouses who are joining forces to improve the lives of women for the next 30 years. Find out more here: http://www.elle.com/culture/career-politics/news/g8812/the-agenda-female-powerhouses/?click=_srch_3

ELLE USA: Women & Politics

Why women’s role in Politics is more important than ever: http://www.elle.com/culture/career-politics/news/a23760/emilys-list-midterm-elections/?click=_srch_7

ELLE Women In Society in South Africa

ELLE South Africa launched the Women In Society property in 2014 in timing with ELLE International’s global survey on women’s status in society. The worldwide survey, The Happiness Index, sets a precedent for our commitment to South African women – to celebrate, commend and create a voice for female game changers, talented individuals and local […]
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The ELLE Foundation, France

TO PROMOTE WOMEN’S AND GIRLS’ EDUCATION ALL AROUND THE WORLD “The history of ELLE is a story of women. Fighting for their place, defending their rights and asserting their role in society… These values have been the fundamental goals pursued by the magazine’s founder, Hélène Lazareff. The ELLE Foundation, created in 2004 by the Lagardère […]
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