Women's Empowerment

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs

Tasneem Kutbuddin writes about her efforts to promote women entrepreneurs within the community.

Our Roots: Advancing Human Rights and the Tradition of Serving Our Nation

Mariyam Cementwala is a Foreign Service Officer at the US Department of State. In this speech she recounts her journey, the challenges she faced and those who inspired her the most.

Munira Lakdawala

Munira Lakdawala runs a successful catering business but her journey has been arduous and filled with challenges.

Sister Duo Winning Hearts with their Design

Sakina and Rashida Fida Ali are two enterprising entrepreneurs who have established their own design and print studio.

Helping Women Find Their Inner Entrepreneur During Covid-19

Happy Threads is an initiative by Supermoms4u a non-profit that aims to empower women with their handiworks skills. With the lockdown depleting demand for its products, the organisation has pivoted to making face masks to sustain their artisans.

Happy Threads Empowering Women

The Happy Threads initiative by community women for community women strives to empower rural female artisans by bringing their handiworks to urban markets and providing them a sustainable source of income.

Promoting Entrepreneurship Among Women in Secunderabad

The Bohra community in Secunderabad organised a fun fair and carnival to promote women entrepreneurs

Women Who Proved That Failure is the Path to Success

With their resilience, dedication and strength, these women have proved that failure is the path to success.

Inaugural Women’s Conference and Expo in Orange County

Bohra women in Orange County California organised a Women's Conference and Expo aimed at empowering and educating women from the community.

Happy Threads Features at The Mother of the Nation Festival in Abu Dhabi

Happy Threads, the Bohra community women empowerment initiative set up a stall at the Mother of the Nation Festival in Abu Dhabi this year.

‘The Journeys to Entrepreneurship’ An Initiative by the Women of San Francisco

Dawoodi Bohra women in San Francisco organised an innovative business workshop series called 'The Journeys To Entrepreneurship' to help women succeed in business.