ELLE Active Italy: 3rd edition in Milan

On 10 and 11 November 2018 was held the 3rd edition of the ELLE Active Forum in Milan, at the Bicocca University.

With 6,000 participants, 420 speakers, 2 days of talks, meetings, workshops: it was a success!

Find out more about the event on ELLE Italy’s website: https://www.elle.com/it/magazine/women-in-society/g25084603/ella-active-2018-forum-lavoro-femminile/

When Michelle Obama Met Oprah!

In ELLE USA December issue, two of the most powerful women on the planet discuss the release of Mrs Obama’s memoir, Becoming.
Resulting in a candid and moving conversation on career mistakes, marriage counselling and why hope is more important now than ever. Continue reading When Michelle Obama Met Oprah!

ELLE UK: Three Girls’ Powerful Stories On International Day Of The Girl

On the occasion of the International Day of the Girl, ELLE UK asked three young females living in war-torn countries about why their rights matter.

Continue reading ELLE UK: Three Girls’ Powerful Stories On International Day Of The Girl

France: ELLE loves the planet!

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.

C40: WOMEN4CLIMATE Mentorship, Paris

 

C40 aims 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.

Do you have a project for climate or air quality in Paris? Join the empowerment program #Women4Climate! You have two weeks left to apply, do not wait any longer: https://www.c40.org/other/women4climate-paris-2018

 

Mentorees from WOMEN4CLIMAT in Paris, first edition

ELLE Active Forum: 7th edition in Paris!

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.

Relive the event in pictures here: http://www.elle.fr/Elle-Active/Actualites/Revivez-le-forum-ELLE-Active-de-Paris-2018-en-images

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BUYING INTO FEMINISM: When Fashion designers sell politics alongside their clothes

The line between making genuine political statements and cashing in on the resistance has become murky. The ELLE UK looks at the designers who are getting it right: https://www.elle.com/uk/fashion/a19698850/politics-on-the-runway/