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Ramallah-Nisaa FM- Award-winning Palestinian singer Nai Barghouti has released her latest song, Think of Others, in support of all those around the world who are resisting the Covid-19 pandemic and experiencing oppression. The song, which is based on a poem with the same title by iconic Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish, is captured...

Ramallah-Nisaa FM-Jacinda Ardern’s leadership style, focused on empathy, isn’t just resonating with her people; it’s putting the country on track for success against the coronavirus. The coronavirus pandemic may be the largest test of political leadership the world has ever witnessed. Every leader on the planet is facing...

Ramallah-Nisaa FM-The Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (WCLAC) expresses its grave concern over the fate of Palestinian women and child prisoners in Israeli prisons and detention centers in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic’s transmission in the State of Israel, which currently has the 18th highest number of infections...

Ramallah- Nisaa FM- Across the world, more than ever people are looking for strong, inspiring leadership. Three incredible Prime Ministers are demonstrating particularly heartening excellent resolve during this pandemic. Oh, and they just happen to be women. Erna Solberg, PM of Norway Who’d have thought to throw a press conference...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM -  For Women's History Month, here are five stories about women empowering other women in their communities. The social innovators are part of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship. The strategies include using technology to combat illiteracy, supporting women-led businesses and amplifying...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM - As a young girl, Dr. Amani Ballour wanted to ride bikes, climb trees and be an engineer. Instead, she became a doctor, a source of light below the desecrated buildings of Syria, and the subject of an Oscar-nominated documentary. "When I was a little girl, no one told me I can become someone important –...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM - The village fisherwomen break through boundaries into the male-dominated world of fishing Members of the first Moroccan female fishing cooperative prepare go out to sea in a fishing boat, in the village of Belyounech on the coast of the Mediterranean, northern Morocco. In the village of Belyounech in Morocco,...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM - We all are aware of the stereotypes that try to evade the idea of 'women making an impact’ for ages. But the good thing is, in this age of technological disruption, there come women who have set themselves as examples and synergies for breaking through the pigeon holes across the business, society and every...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM - As part of the Gender Equality Project in the Occupied Palestinian Territories “KAYANI”, CARE Palestine West Bank/ Gaza facilitated the establishment of Women Leadership Councils (WLCs) in four refugee camps in the West Bank and Gaza, with the objective to support Palestinian refugee women and girls’...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM - A tourism manager championing female entrepreneurs in travel, a three-time CrossFit Games champion paving way for women athletes, and an architect fighting to preserve the identity of Palestine while uplifting female architects, reveal their aspirations, motivations and successes. Sunday 8 March is International...