The African Women Association in Beijing (AFAB) is non-governmental organisation started in 2005 by the wives of diplomats in Beijing.Its aim is to bring women together and help each other through various projects.The association has a membership of many women and they each pay a membership fee since they hold monthly meetings.Women are free to join the organisation and information about the association is available at different embassies.
The association recently held its first event in 4 years to appreciate the people who have helped them over the years and to bring women together.
Speaking to Mme M'btana Roseline who is the president of the association she expressed her satisfaction on the event's outcome,"The event was a real success.Our objectives were met.A lot of people responded to the invitation positively and the outcome makes us very grateful."
Women can be a strong pillar when they unite on purpose.
Women can be a strong pillar when united on purpose.
A lot of dignitaries were in attendance.When people stand united,the result is marvelous.
The association has many projects in the community and these include looking after orphans in Beijing and even Africa.The association also promotes businesses as exhibited by the fashion show held at the event.It show cased attires from different countries made by different individuals and companies.
We all look up to strong independent women.But how do we become one ourselves?
More and more designs from different African countries.Women graced the runway with beauty and modest exhibiting true female Africanism.
Where there are women there is light,beauty and warmth.The uniqueness of our beauty and the way we carry ourselves speak for us.
One of the most courageous thing you can do is identify yourself who you are,what you believe in and where you want to go.You have to have confidence in your ability and then be tough enough to follow through.
The event brought people together which resulted in shared joys and experiences.Creating friendships and great cultural exchanges.
Great women setting a great example for the princesses.They are learning that women are powerful and they can do anything they put their mind at.When we do the best we can,we never know what miracle is wrought in our life or in the life of others.