March 16, 2022
Women Take the Lead Publication Cover

Book release: Women leaders

BOOK RELEASE: "Women Take the Lead 2021: Addressing the challenges of young female leaders: 20 Perspectives"
February 1, 2022
Katrine Ebdrup Damgaard at Women Taking the Lead (Photo: Jakob Pagel Andersen)

Be the change

Katrine Ebdrup Damgaard has felt the benefits of the Women Take the Lead network in her conversations with male colleges and when she was holding job interviews.
December 30, 2021
Julie Lorentzen, Head of Division, Department of Management and Communication, Health and Care Administration at Københavns Kommune. Photo by Photo by Jakob Pagel Andersen

A new motivation

Meeting Egyptian women in leadership positions not only gave Julie Lorentzen a better understanding of life in Egypt. It also made her learn something about herself and her own country.
December 17, 2021

Smashing the glass ceiling

To Mayar Darwish, the Women Take the Lead Network has been both eye-opening and empowering. She is planning to share her experience with her team of women at Pepsico.
December 17, 2021
The participants enjoyed a full day visiting the organisation Very Nile at Qursaya Island. Here they explored the process behind Very Nile's up cycling projects and discussed urban sustainability. Photo: Rowan El Shimi // DEDI

Green networks

After attending the two international workshops of DEDI Green Gate project, Danish Tamar Bashary and Egyptian Manar Ramadan have no doubts when it comes to their new friendships being uniqe.
December 6, 2021
DEDI Alumni Club talks Gamification

Meeting again

Making it possible to stay connected, learn more and continue the dialogue and exchange, DEDI Alumni Club has invited the members to attend some 12 meetings […]
November 29, 2021
Teachers in Quena are all in to using art as a tool for engaging their young pupils actively when teaching the difficult curriculum of “values”.

How to teach values

To eight years old kids in primary school, values like compassion and proficiency might seem rather abstract so the teachers are eager to find ways of […]
November 28, 2021
DEDI Green Gate network is about exchanging professional and personal experiences engaging in sustainability and a greener world.

Greening Cairo

We invite you to experience a week of laughs, discussions, new friendships, and sustainable solutions, through this guided photo tour from DEDI Green Gate workshop last month.
November 24, 2021
Mayye Zayed talking about the process of making the documentary "Lift Like a Girl". Photo: Rowan El Shimi // DEDI

Documenting Women

Mayye Zayed lets us enter the life of the extraordinary young woman, Zebiba, through the lens of her camera. But can documenting one women’s life change […]
November 1, 2021
The participants of DEDI women network in front of the Nile at Sofitel, Cairo

Women Take the Lead

Female leaders are often perceived as strong, bossy, and determined. But what is behind these iron ladies?