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Not necessarily you have to define anything related to powerful women under the category of Feminism. Because feminism isn’t a category, it is an ideology, a thought process, a state of mind which makes real sense. People have to start seeing feminism as a different thing, maybe because it is about women and their liberation. Well, if that’s the case then these women that we are going to introduce you with today, are going to change your take on feminism. Because they are the powerful women who are standing apart to make changes in people’s lives, who actually are making a difference.

We know them from The Women Deliver Fourth Global Conference where people around the world, women around the world, gather to discuss major issues like health and rights of women, etc.

These are women who not only taking up the issues related to feminism but trying to tackle down the major problems on a global scale.

1. ClementinaIlukol, Uganda

This woman from Uganda is making a huge difference for her society for women in Uganda. She is a leader of midwives in Uganda.

2. Gretchen, U.S

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She believes that one should work for others since “you gain power by working with others”. She is a retired teacher and school administrator.

3. Laraib Abid, Pakistan

Laraib Abid

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This powerful woman is trying to empower women living in the border areas of Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan. She is a senior manager of PATRIP Foundation.

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4. Chidinma Pheoby Akpa, Nigeria

She studied surgical education. She believes in gender equality. She says “…I want us to, in terms of intellectual progress and creativity and innovation, let’s give women a chance to come and stand side by side.”

5. Praise Emenike, Nigeria

Praise Emenike

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This powerful lady works with Family Health International to gain resources and services for patients with HIV/AIDS.

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6. Sadiqa Basiri Saleem, Afghanistan

Sadiqa Basiri Saleem

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She believes in the education of women and girl child. She is the executive director of the Oruj Learning Centre that focuses on the education of female gender.

7. Denicia Cadena, US

She works with an organization named Young Women United that focuses on the women of colour in New Mexico. 

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Siddharth Kashyap loves crafting content and sharing information about technology and business. Since the world mainly revolves around, business growth, and technological advancements, you can always find her delved into the digital world.

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Top 8 Women’s Shoe Brands Which are Also The Most Expensive Ones

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All those pretty ladies who have a special liking for branded shoes should read this post carefully. Today, we are going to introduce you with the most expensive and top-notch women’s shoe brands that every fashion lover must know about. If you already know about them do not forget to tell us below in the comment box. If you already possess a pair or two from the brands below than, do a review then below in the comments box, too.

Meanwhile, let’s enlighten ourselves a little bit more in the stream of fashion.

1. Jimmy Choo

Most of the Hollywood celebs just wear by this and are the proud owner of a number of these. This brand is a favourite of Hollywood’s pretty women when they have to walk the red carpets. Shoes got up to $3000 for a pair.

2. Walter Steiger

We cannot doubt the style of this brand. Shoe range starts somewhere or beyond $500 and not up to several thousand dollars.

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3. Stuart Weitzman

This brand is famous for using unconventional material for making shoes which are nowhere used commonly by shoemakers. For example, 24-carat gold.

4. Gucci

This brand reigns almost all the fashion streams from head to toe. When it comes to shoes, Gucci is a huge hit and really expensive, of course.

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5. Brian Atwood

This is another favourite brand of elite fashion lovers. The price range for this brand starts form $600.

6. Louis Vuitton

This brand has won the title of Most Valuable Luxury Brand. Not just women but the brand also sold the most expensive men’s shoe, too, at the cost of $10,000. This is a huge number!

You can also read: Top 8 Most Expensive Clothing Brands in the World

7. Miu Miu

This is another luxury shoe brand the price range starts from $500, yes they surprisingly start with cheaper versions but goes up to thousands.

8. Manolo Blahnik

They also make shoes with exotic material, thus, they have to cost a big fortune. They have sold pairs at the high range up to $4,600. This would be a shoe lover’s dream to own a pair of those.

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Meet Padma Shree Awardee Subhasini Mistry Who Did So Much To Build A Hospital for The Poor Without Having Funds and Back Support

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Padma Shree Awardee Subhasini Mistry

We have come across many celebrities who raise funds to support the poor and for good causes. Many Bollywood celebrities like Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez are known for their kind deeds. To be very straightforward, they are quite famous and are highlighted whenever they spend their money to support helpless or for a noble cause but no one remembers those normal people who do not come into limelight despite doing so many efforts.

Today, we will talk about Subhasini Mistry who at the age of 23 had built a hospital for the poor without having the support and necessary funds which are itself a very inspiring thing for everyone. Let me take you through her journey and what all she had faced building a hospital for the poor who also received Padma Shri award for her marvellous contribution.

She had no family support and had zero funds to invest

Subhasini Mistry who lost her husband at the age of 23 due to poverty. She had faced a lot of struggle along with her four children which she used to carry on her lap. She did manual labour for ablaut 20 years, sold vegetables and did work as a housemaid and what not.

She had build hospital for poor and realised her dream

She has attained an age of 70 now and due to her efforts and labour, she had managed to build a two-storeyed building which was her dream to build a hospital for the poor because they cannot afford such expensive medical treatment and die due to that as her husband died due to lack of proper medication.

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She had been awarded Padma Shree for her strong determination

She always wanted to become a social worker and aim to help the poor. Due to her efforts, she had also been awarded the country’s fourth-highest civilian award, Padma Shri. Subhasini gifted the hospital to the poor and made it operational in the year 1996 under the name of ‘Humanity Hospital’ which is a charitable hospital.

She tells News18,

Padma Shree Awardee Subhasini Mistry

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“Currently, we have two hospitals which are serving the people of Bengal. One is located at my village in Hanskhali, Nadia district, and another at Sundarbans. I am very happy to get the award but I would like to request all hospitals in the world, please don’t refuse a patient who needs immediate medical attention. My husband died because he was refused admission and I don’t want anyone else to die similarly.”

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She further says,

Padma Shree Awardee Subhasini Mistry

via: Unsung

She had a difficult time making ends meet. “It was a difficult journey as I had to feed my four children. I could not afford the expenses so one of my sons (Ajay) grew up in an orphanage. Now, he is working day and night to run this hospital. I would like to request the government to fund us so that we can give salaries to meet hospital expenses.”

With her strong determination, both of her hospitals are doing great and serving the people of Bengal proudly.

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Meet This Entrepreneur Upma Kapoor Who Made Rs. 2.4 crores From Rs. 8 Lakhs in Only 2 years

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Teal & Terra founder Upma Kapoor

Nowadays, women are no less than men. They are rising day by day like sunshine in every field and we know that. From startups to well-established organizations, you will find women everywhere managing and running the whole business on their own responsibility. But being an entrepreneur requires a lot of hardships and struggle to come on the top spot. Today, we will talk about a woman entrepreneur name, Upma Kapoor who is a single mum and has become a woman entrepreneur who has launched Delhi and Gurugram based- Teal & Terra which is an organic beauty business.

Let’s know more about her:

To start her own business, she struggled a lot. She has managed to save somehow and took loans from her friends so that she could start her own business. And you know what she had started her organic beauty business in just Rs. 8 lakhs from which she has earned Rs. 2.4 crores as of now which is a whopping amount.

The struggle she faced throughout her life:

She had lost her parents in an accident and was taken care of by her elder sister.  She also worked in the corporate sector and has a work experience of more than 15 years, but she had to quit her job as she was pregnant at that time. Not only this, but she also decided to live alone after getting divorced because of some personal reasons. Going through all this and bearing a lot of pain, she finally decided to launch her own startup in 2017.

You can also read: Meet This Lady Lawyer Turned Entrepreneur Who is Giving Us Valuable Life Lessons From Her Entrepreneurial Journey

She started her own organic beauty business:

She started her own organic beauty business

She started her own business in 2017 after realizing that most of the Indian products are too expensive and they can’t beat with those imported ones. So, she decides to start a company of her own which makes use of only natural ingredients and without chemicals for making beauty products.

You can also read: Follow the Success Mantras of These 6 Famous Female Entrepreneurs to Achieve Sure Shot Success in Your Life

The tough challenges faced by her:

  1. To start her business, she faced many hardships in her life. As she was single-handed and had no funds to support her startup. She took the support from her family and friends to start her business.
  2. Secondly, the biggest challenge she needs to face is the competitions which are already present in the market and has taken over by big brands. But she did not fear and decided to put her best foot forward.

What are her future plans?

Teal & Terra Organic Beauty Products

She is now planning to launch the complete winter care range plus baby care also. She is even planning to take her business on the next level and aims to achieve a target of Rs. 1.5 crore in the next few coming years.

Story Source: Marketing Mind

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