Category Archives: Observatory & Survey

Women4Climate Paris

Last May, Anne Hidalgo – Mayor of Paris and President of C40-Cities – encouraged parisian women to run for candidates to become “Climat heroines”. On October 16th, the names of the ones who will get concretely involved for climat have been revealed.

The Happiness Index

ELLE INTERNATIONAL LAUNCHES THE 2nd EDITION OF ITS WORLDWIDE SURVEY ON WOMEN AND THEIR HAPPINESS: THE HAPPINESS INDEX  The International Department of ELLE, the world number one upscale women media brand, has mobilised all of ELLE’s 46 international editions around a common worldwide project: “The Happiness Index”, an exceptional and global survey carried out online […]
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ELLE South Africa: 10 questions with feminist researcher, Joy Watson

With over 21 years of experience, specialising in research  on women in politics, women and governance and violence against women, feminist researcher Joy Watson is one to watch. She recently joined ELLE South Africa as newest guest contributor. Here you get to know her a little bit better: http://www.elle.co.za/10-questions-with-feminist-researcher-joy-watson/

ELLE UK at the Women of the World Festival

The Festival took place from 8th to 13th of March in London’s Southbank Centre, celebrating women and girls, and looking at the obstacles that stop them from achieving their potential. ELLE UK had to be part of it! Find out more here: http://bit.ly/1QUvbXK

ELLE UK: The Feminism issue

The Special Feminism issue – now annual – of ELLE UK is now on neswstands! In this November issue, Carey Mulligan, on cover and in interview, talks about motherhood, reflects on the need for more women’s voices to be heard, both in Hollywood and beyond, on wage inequality… on how to be a feminist! http://www.elleuk.com/now-trending/carey-mulligan-is-elle-uk-november-cover-star-novemeber-2016 %5B…%5D
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UN GOALS: WHAT WOMEN NEED TO KNOW

The United Nations fifteen-year development program, launched in 2000, came to a close on Monday 6 of July with the organisation’s final report, and the gender equality results don’t look good. Find out more on the ELLE South Africa’s website: http://www.elle.co.za/un-goals-what-women-need-to-know/  

ELLE Women in Society event in Taiwan

Following the “Happiness Index” initiative, launched by ELLE in 2014 worldwide, ELLE Taiwan launched a one-day event ” Women in Society“. The event took place on December 6th 2014 in Tapei, and it gathered nearly 1200 persons. Specifically designed for women, the event core was based on balancing Career development, Financial health and Interpersonal relationships, […]
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3 SOUTH AFRICAN WOMEN ON FEMINISM

Local feminist Jen Thorpe chats to three South African women about how much progress we are making towards empowering South African women in 2015: ELLE South Africa

Women in Society: The Happiness Index in South Africa

What is happiness and what does it mean for a woman to be truly happy? Most importantly: how happy are we? Find out the Happiness Index results on the ELLE South Africa’s website: http://www.elle.co.za/elle-happiness-index-results/  

ELLE UK & The Feminism issue

  In British ELLE’s November 2013 issue, a ground-breaking and thought-provoking creative project was launched : “Rebranding Feminism,” which opened the debate on the subject of feminism. By calling upon three award winning ad agencies & three leading feminist groups to collaborate and “rebrand” the feminist movement, the ELLE-led campaign’s goal was to re-imagine the […]
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