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Why I'm Saying Goodbye to Footwear Manufacturing

  • By Shaherazad Umbreen
Why I'm Saying Goodbye to Footwear Manufacturing
It's never an easy decision to either pivot or close a business, particularly when it's a healthy, growing, profitable venture started from scratch.  The purpose of the business has always been to provide 100% of profits to women and girls living in poverty through GlobalGiving UK, and to date over 10,000 women and girls have benefited from the funds raised.  This is courtesy of the thousands of women who have purchased my boardroom friendly #18hourheels.
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Ladies: It's Time to Decide our Future

  • By Shaherazad Umbreen
Ladies: It's Time to Decide our Future
This piece is not about coaxing you to vote for any particular party, but about helping you to decide why to vote and how to vote if you're still undecided or wavering in your democratic choices.
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No 10 Receives New Feminist Book by Shaherazad

  • By Shaherazad Umbreen
No 10 Receives New Feminist Book by Shaherazad

This week I was honoured to have received an invitation to share a copy of my book and research on women's empowerment with the Prime Minister's Office at No 10 Downing Street.

As of 2019 there is still not a single country in the world where women have full equality with men and so it meant a lot to have the opportunity to get my research and calls to action in to the hands of the top team responsible for running the country.

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