The fifth edition of the ELLE Working Girls Day has been held on November 9th, in Mexico. A one-day event bringing together experts and young women with the goal of helping them to become outstanding in their professional lives.
Last friday, 5th of October 2018, the French edition of ELLE have hit the newsstands with a 100% “Green” special issue. With natural inks, biodegradable wrapping, no vernish, the magazine has been printed on paper coming from sustainably managed forests.
In this issue, you can find the “100 environmentally-friendly actions to adopt”, the latest mobile applications that matter, reports/storys, other advices to eat better or also an interview of stylist Stella McCartney.
An issue definitively focused on ecology, to help us changing our habits and better consume.
C40aims to contribute to the emergence of the next generation of climate leaders by sharing knowledge and experiences through an ambitious mentorship programme dedicated to women in C40 cities. This C40 Women4Climate Mentorship Programme – launched in 2016 by Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris and first woman elected as President of the C40 – will match mayors, committed leaders from the business sector, international organizations and civil society with emerging women leaders.
The Mentors will share their knowledge and experiences, supporting the mentees to become powerful leaders in their chosen field, including politics, NGOs, business, media, and community groups.
The city of Paris is launching its second Women4Climate cohort, being the 6th city this year staging the mentorship programme after Mexico City, Montreal, Quito, London and Tel Aviv-Yafo.
More than 3,500 participants attended the seventh edition of the ELLE Active Forum at the Economic, Social and Environmental Council in Paris, on April 6th & 7th. The program: more than 100 masterclasses and numerous one-to-one sessions with experts to boost his career. But also a day and a half of conference with testimonies of inspiring women, political interviews, lighting specialists or comedy sketches … not to mention the surprise arrival of Carla Bruni to interpret three songs.
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. Continue reading “Women4Climate Paris”